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Genus Macrocentrus

Macrocentrus - female Braconid Wasp - Macrocentrus - female wasp - Macrocentrus - female tiny ichneuman wasp - Macrocentrus - female Ichneumon Wasp - Macrocentrus - female Unknown insect type - Macrocentrus Ichneumon with long ovipositor - Macrocentrus aegeriae - female Macrocentrus sp.? - Macrocentrus - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitic Apocrita))
Superfamily Ichneumonoidea (Braconids and Ichneumons)
Family Braconidae (Braconid Wasps)
Subfamily Macrocentrinae
Genus Macrocentrus
Numbers
Nearctica lists 44 species.
Remarks
Major parasitoids of the European corn borer (Ostrinia nubilalis). For instance Macrocentrus cingulum was introduced from Europe and Korea in 1926.
Print References
Wharton, R.A. Subfamily Macrocentrinae. In: R.A. Wharton, et al.. 1997. Manual of the New World Genera of the Family Braconidae (Hymenoptera). (1)
Works Cited
1.Manual of the New World Genera of the Family Braconidae (Hymenoptera)
Wharton, R.A., P.M. Marsh, M.J. Sharkey (Eds). 1997. International Society of Hymenopterists.