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Family Platygastridae

Tiny Wasp ID - Synopeas - female Parasitic wasps in goldenrod bunch gall - Platygaster - female Platygastridae g. Synopeas - Synopeas - female From goldenrod bunch galls - Platygaster Hymenoptera Platygastrid from rough-stemmed goldenrod - Platygaster Platygastrid ex Macrodiplosis cf. niveipila - Metaclisis floridana Wasp

tiny wasp - Scelio Diapriidae - Scelio - female Ceraphronid? - Idris Scelionidae Tiny Wasp - Idris Wasp Wingless Parasitic Wasp? - Dyscritobaeus Unknown wasp

lateral - Amitus ventral & tarsi - Amitus dorsal, as found/in situ - Amitus lateral, as found/in situ - Amitus mostly parasitized, Whitefly pupae on Jewelweed - Amitus Platygastridae, from Whitefly, dorsal - Amitus - male Platygastridae, from Whitefly, ventral - Amitus - male parasitized spent Whitefly pupa on Jewelweed - Amitus

wasp - Trimorus wasp - Trimorus tiny wingless wasp - Trimorus - female tiny wasp - Trimorus - female Hymenoptera - Trimorus Tiny wasp - Trimorus - male Trimorus sp.? - Trimorus - male Unknown parasitic  wasp

Scelionid wasp (parasitoid) - Telenomus - female small wasp - Trissolcus Platygastridae? - Trissolcus Trissolcus euschisti guarding Piezodorus guildinii eggs - Trissolcus euschisti - female Tiny Wasp - Telenomus Wasp - Telenomus Parasitoid Wasp ID Request - Telenomus Trissolcus