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Genus Tetracnemoidea

midge/ fly - Tetracnemoidea - male Wasp - Tetracnemoidea - male Wasp - Tetracnemoidea - male Wasp - Tetracnemoidea - male Tiny chalcidoid wasp with racemose (?) antennae? - Tetracnemoidea - male Tiny chalcidoid wasp with racemose (?) antennae? - Tetracnemoidea Parasitoid of Homaluroides gall of Dichanthelium oligosanthes - Tetracnemoidea - male Parasitoid of Homaluroides gall of Dichanthelium oligosanthes - Tetracnemoidea - male
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 Encyrtidae (Encyrtids)
Subfamily Tetracneminae
Genus Tetracnemoidea
Explanation of Names
Tetracnemoidea Howard 1898
Range
A single (introduced) species in our area, 17 total(1)
Food
hosts: Pseudococcidae, esp. Pseudococcus spp.(1)