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Genus Biosteres

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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 Wasps)
Superfamily Ichneumonoidea (Braconid and Ichneumonid Wasps)
Family Braconidae (Braconid Wasps)
Subfamily Opiinae
Genus Biosteres
Explanation of Names
Author: Förster
Remarks
Parasitoids of leaf-mining Anthomyiidae and Scathophagidae (see Remarks, Opiinae). The specimen for which this page was made was reared from a leaf-mining scathophagid.