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Species Ormyrus vacciniicola

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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 Chalcidoidea (Chalcidoid Wasps)
Family Ormyridae
Genus Ormyrus
Species vacciniicola (Ormyrus vacciniicola)
Explanation of Names
Author: Ashmead, 1887
Range
Maine and Ontario south to North Carolina (1)
Remarks
Develops in blueberry (Vaccinium) galls caused by Hemadas nubilipennis. (1)
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Hymenoptera in America North of Mexico
Karl V. Krombein, Paul D. Hurd, Jr., David R. Smith, and B. D. Burks. 1979. Smithsonian Institution Press.