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Genus Trimorus

wingless wasp - Trimorus - female wasp - Trimorus - male odd little wasp - Trimorus - male wasp - Trimorus tiny wasp - Trimorus - female Hymenoptera - Trimorus small wasp - Trimorus - female Wingless Wasp? Ant? - Trimorus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitoid Apocrita))
Superfamily Platygastroidea
Family Platygastridae
Subfamily Teleasinae
Genus Trimorus
Explanation of Names
Trimorus Förster 1856
ca. 100 spp. in our area(1), almost 400 spp. worldwide(2)
worldwide (map)(2)
hosts: Carabidae(2)
Print References
Works Cited
1.American Insects: A Handbook of the Insects of America North of Mexico
Ross H. Arnett. 2000. CRC Press.
2.Johnson N.F. (2004-2013) Platygastroidea
3.Parasitic wasps of the genus Trimorus in North America
RM Fouts. 1948. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 98(3225): 91-148.