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Genus Brachymeria

Small Chalcid  Brachymeria - Brachymeria - male ID sought for chalcid wasp associated with cochineal - Brachymeria podagrica Bee under board - Brachymeria podagrica Chalcid wasp, Brachymeria flavipes - Brachymeria flavipes Wasp parasite of Monarch pupae - Brachymeria ovata Brachymeria podagrica? - Brachymeria podagrica - female Smaller Sea Buckthorn Wasp - Brachymeria Unknown Parasitoid - Brachymeria
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitic Apocrita))
Superfamily Chalcidoidea (Chalcid Wasps)
Family Chalcididae (Chalcidid Wasps)
Subfamily Chalcidinae
Genus Brachymeria
Explanation of Names
Brachymeria Westwood 1829
Numbers
~30 spp. in our area, >300 spp. total(1)