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Species Sphelodon phoxopteridis

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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 Banchinae
Tribe Glyptini
Genus Sphelodon
Species phoxopteridis (Sphelodon phoxopteridis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Glypta phoxopteridis Weed
Explanation of Names
Species name from Phoxopteridis comptana(1), a host species
Range
NH to BC, south to GA and n. TX(2)
Food
hosts include various leafrollers (Tortricidae)(2)