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Subfamily Telenominae

Parasitic Wasp on Stink Bug eggs - Trissolcus  Pteromalid? - Trissolcus wasp - Trissolcus parasitic Apocrita of sorts? - Telenomus Parasitica - Telenomus - male Platygastridae, ex moth eggs - Telenomus Parasitoid wasps from hemipteran eggs - Telenomus Tiny wasps around eggs on a kumquat tree
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 Platygastroidea
Family Scelionidae
Subfamily Telenominae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly in Scelionidae...and now back in it.
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.