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Genus Zagrammosoma

Ornate Parasite - Zagrammosoma Cool little wasp - Zagrammosoma Zagrammosoma ex Ectoedemia hypericella - Zagrammosoma americanum - female  EulophidaeX - Zagrammosoma multilineatum Eulophidae, ventral - Zagrammosoma - female Parasitoid emerging from Cameraria mine from Quercus macrocarpa - Zagrammosoma Parasitoid emerging from Cameraria mine from Quercus macrocarpa - Zagrammosoma Zagrammosoma - female
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 Chalcidoidea (Chalcidoid Wasps)
Family Eulophidae
Subfamily Eulophinae
Tribe Cirrospilini
Genus Zagrammosoma
Explanation of Names
Zagrammosoma Ashmead 1904
9 spp. in our area, 13 total(1); see Perry & Heraty (2021) for updated information
Key to spp. in Perry & Heraty (2021)
Hosts: mainly leafminers
Print References
LaSalle J. 1989. Notes on the genus Zagrammosoma (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) with description of a new species. Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 91: 230-236. (Full text)
Lasalle J., Parrella M.P. (1991) The chalcidoid parasites (Hymenoptera, chalcidoidae) of economically important Liriomyza species (Diptera, Agromyzidae) in North America. Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 93: 571-591 (Full text)
Perry, R. K. and J. M. Heraty. 2021. Read between the lineata: a revision of the tattooed wasps, Zagrammosoma Ashmead (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae), with descriptions of eleven new species. Zootaxa 4916(1): 1–108.
Internet References