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Genus Agathis

Parasitic Wasp - Agathis malvacearum - female Braconid? - Agathis - female Agathis Wasp oviposting in Burdock (Arctium lappa) flower. - Agathis malvacearum - female Emerged from burdock seedhead moth hibernaculum - Agathis malvacearum Agathis longipalpus? - Agathis longipalpus Agathis longipalpus? - Agathis longipalpus Wasp - Agathis malvacearum - 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 Agathidinae
Genus Agathis
Explanation of Names
Author: Latreille 1804.
Numbers
58 spp. north of Mexico(1)
Remarks
Some species are used as biocontrols of moth pests(1, 2)