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Genus Yelicones

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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 Braconidae (Braconid Wasps)
Subfamily Rogadinae (Mummy Wasps)
Genus Yelicones
Numbers
3 species north of Mexico
Identification
A small (usually less than 5 mm) yellow braconid
Front tarsus with segments 2-4 short, wider than long
Print References
Quicke D.L.J., Kruft R.A. (1995) Species of Yelicones (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Rogadinae) in North America with descriptions of two new species. Ann. Ent. Soc. Amer. 88: 129-138 (Full text)