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Subfamily Chrysidinae

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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 (Aculeata - Ants, Bees and Stinging Wasps)
Superfamily Chrysidoidea (Cuckoo Wasps and Allies)
Family Chrysididae (Cuckoo Wasps)
Subfamily Chrysidinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Parnopinae treated as subfamily in(1)
Numbers
3 tribes, with 44 genera worldwide(1)
Identification
Metasoma with four or fewer segments in males and three in females; sternum flat or concave. (2)