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Subfamily Poemeniinae

Wasp - Neoxorides caryae - female 8006176 Ichneumonoid - Neoxorides caryae - female Ichneumon Wasp - Podoschistus vittifrons - female ?Icneumonid wasp - Podoschistus vittifrons - female wasp - Poemenia Ichneumon Wasp - Podoschistus vittifrons - female Neoxorides caryae female - Neoxorides caryae - female Podoschistus - Podoschistus vittifrons - female
Classification
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 Ichneumonoidea (Braconid and Ichneumonid Wasps)
Family Ichneumonidae (Ichneumonid Wasps)
Subfamily Poemeniinae
Numbers
78 species in 10 genera of 3 tribes (one Neotropical) worldwide; 9 spp. in 4 genera of 2 tribes north of Mexico(1)(2)
Identification
slender elongate ichneumonids with long ovipositors, superficially resembling rhyssines and some pimplines(2)
Range
worldwide except Australian(1)
Food
Parasitoids of wood-boring insects; Pseudorhyssa are cleptoparasitoids of rhyssines(3)