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Genus Eiphosoma

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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 Wasps)
Superfamily Ichneumonoidea (Braconid and Ichneumonid Wasps)
Family Ichneumonidae (Ichneumonid Wasps)
Subfamily Cremastinae
Genus Eiphosoma
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eiphosoma Cresson 1865
Numbers
51 described neotropical species, 17 of which occur in Brazil. Tropical American species belong to 9 distinct species groups, characterized by Gauld (2000)
Internet References
BOLD Systems - images of pinned DNA supported specimens