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Subfamily Encyrtinae

Copidosoma Parastic wasp - Microterys Chalcid wasp - Encyrtus aurantii Encyrtid ex Coleotechnites thujaella - Copidosoma bucculatricis - male Encyrtid? Unknown parasitic wasp - Acerophagus - female small wasp - Microterys yolandae Lurid but perfectly natural Tale in Images - Copidosoma
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 Chalcidoidea (Chalcidoid Wasps)
Family Encyrtidae (Encyrtid Wasps)
Subfamily Encyrtinae
Numbers
~380 spp. in >120 genera in our area, TBA spp. in >370 genera worldwide(1)