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Subfamily Cremastinae

wasp - male ichneumon Ichneumon - male Small Wasp  - male Unknown Wasp - female wasp - male Ichneumon Wasp - male Ichneumon Wasp? - Eiphosoma - 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 Ichneumonidae (Ichneumon Wasps)
Subfamily Cremastinae
Numbers
30 genera worldwide; over 320 spp. in 11 genera north of Mexico (Temelucha and Cremastus contain the bulk of our spp.)(1)(2)
Range
Worldwide(3)
Food
Endoparasitoids (koinobionts) of lepidopteran and sometimes coleopteran larvae(3)