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Subfamily Telenominae

eggs & fly - Trissolcus Hibernating - Trissolcus Miniscule wasp or bee - Telenomus Parasitic Wasp - Telenomus Small Wasp - Trissolcus Chalcid Wasp? - Trissolcus - female Trissolcus Parasitoid wasps from hemipteran eggs - Telenomus
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 Platygastroidea
Family Platygastridae
Subfamily Telenominae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly in Scelionidae.
Nearctica lists 73 species in genus Telenomus
Some are used as biological controls of pests.
About 800 species have been described; probably this represents half of the total number.
Internet References
Biocontrol News and Information. Biology, ecology and use in pest management of Telenomus remus.