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Subfamily Chalcidinae

Associated with cochineal on prickly pear - Conura Very small - Conura Orange Wasp ID Request - Conura Chalcid Wasp - Conura - male Unknown Wasp - Phasgonophora sulcata - male Chalcid Wasp just escaped a spider web. - Conura Chalcididae, thorax - Conura chalcidid wasp - Conura - female
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
Numbers
~120 spp. in 8 genera in our area, >800 spp. in 26 genera total(1)