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Species Podoschistus vittifrons

Ichneumon Wasp - Podoschistus vittifrons - male unknown ichneumon - Podoschistus vittifrons - female 1112201 Ichneumon - Podoschistus vittifrons - female Ichneumon Wasp - Podoschistus vittifrons - female ?Icneumonid wasp - Podoschistus vittifrons - female 8034529 ich - Podoschistus vittifrons - male Ichneumon Wasp - Podoschistus vittifrons - male Ichneumon  - Podoschistus vittifrons - female
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 Ichneumonoidea (Braconid and Ichneumonid Wasps)
Family Ichneumonidae (Ichneumonid Wasps)
Subfamily Poemeniinae
Genus Podoschistus
Species vittifrons (Podoschistus vittifrons)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Podoschistus vittifrons (Cresson, 1868)
Podoschistus schlingeri Townes, 1960
"Species of Podoschistus and Neoxorides are parasitoids of wood-boring beetles of the families Cerambycidae, Buprestidae and (less commonly) Curculionidae in both conifers and broad-leafed trees (Townes & Townes, 1960)." -- Gauld and Wahl