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Genus Anagrus

Black Mymarid - Anagrus Mymarid ex Bidens alba leaf - Anagrus - male Mymarid ex Bidens alba leaf - Anagrus - female Anagrus - female egg case on grass, 1 Mymaridae emergent hole - Anagrus Mymaridae - Anagrus - female egg case on grass, cover removed - Anagrus Small Hymenoptera, Mymaridae? - Anagrus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" - Parasitoid Wasps)
Superfamily Chalcidoidea (Chalcidoid Wasps)
Family Mymaridae (Fairy Wasps)
Genus Anagrus
Explanation of Names
Anagrus Haliday 1833
~30 spp. in our area, some are introduced. ~90 spp. worldwide(1)
leafhopper egg parasitoids
Some are used as pest controls (e.g., A. epos against the Western grape leafhopper)
Print References
Triapitsyn S.V. (1998) Anagrus (Hymenoptera: Mymaridae) egg parasitoids of Erythroneura spp. and other leafhoppers (Homoptera: Cicadellidae) in North American vineyards and orchards: a taxonomic review. Trans. Am. Ent. Soc. 124: 77-112 (2)
Internet References
Genus page (Beers 1993)(3)
Bol. Assoc. Esp. Ent. Contribution to the knowledge of the family Mymaridae
Miscelania Zoologica. Species of Anagrus Haliday, 1833 (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, Mymaridae) in Navarra (Spain)