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Any of numerous parasitic wasps of the family Braconidae, the majority of which have larvae that are parasitoids of other insects.

[From New Latin Bracōnidae, family name, from Bracōn, type genus, perhaps from Medieval Latin bracō, bracōn-, sleuthhound, beagle (the genus perhaps being named on the model of New Latin Ichneumōn, icheneumon fly genus, from Greek ikhneumōn, Egyptian mongoose, ichneumon fly, literally "tracker"; see ichneumon), of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German braccho and Middle Dutch bracke, sleuthhound, both ultimately from Germanic *brakka-, of unknown origin.]


(ˈbrækənɪd) entomol
any member of the Braconidae, a family of parasitoid wasps
of or relating to the Braconidae
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Illustrated key to the subfamilies of the Holartic Braconidae (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea).
Generally, the numbers of TVichogrammatidae, Ichneumonidae and Braconidae and the total number of wasps of these 3 families slowly ascended from early Apr to mid Jun, peaked near Jun 20 and subsequently slowly declined until early Oct.
Manual of the New World genera of the family Braconidae (Hymenoptera).
Particularly impressive are sections dealing with Braconidae, Formicidae, Crabronidae and Sphecidae, whose keys provide coverage beyond the UAE.
There are no previous records of it in Sutton Park, or the Braconidae family it belongs to.
Order Family Abundance Species Richness Acari Oripodidae 115 5 Diptera Chironomidae 61 12 Diptera Lauxaniidae 60 9 Diptera Dolichopodidae 53 13 Psocoptera Psocidae 25 6 Diptera Sciaridae 18 8 Hymenoptera Formicidae 16 4 Homoptera Coccidae 14 5 Homoptera Cicadellidae 11 5 Hymenoptera Braconidae 11 3 Diptera Chloropidae 10 6 Orthoptera Gryllidae 9 4 Neuroptera Chrysopidae 8 3 Psocoptera Pseudocaeciliidae 8 3 Coleoptera Coccinellidae 7 2 Table 3.
Ten families of the order Hymenoptera were collected at the relatively undisturbed dry tropical forest of Kiuic Research Station, but not at the more disturbed area of Hacienda Tabi: Evaniidae, Braconidae, Torymidae, Eucharitidae, Chalcididae, Diapriidae, Scelionidae, Colletidae, Andrenidae and Sapygidae.
4 Cimbicidae 1 Argidae 1 Ichneumonidae 1 2 Braconidae 14 13 Eulophidae 5 8 Encyrtidae 4 3 Eupelmidae 2 Chalcididae 1 2 Torymidae 116 64 Agaonidae 81 52 Pteromalidae 34 14 Eurytomidae 9 7 Perilampidae 3 7 Figitidae 1 Cynipidae 2 3 Ceraphronidae 3 Proctotrupidae 1 Platygasteridae 1 1 Bethylidae Sierolomorphidae Formicidae 12 67 Sphecidae 1 2 Apidae 4 Andrenidae 1 Megachilidae 2 Halictidae 1 Diptera 27.
Braconidae also was abundant in broomed branches and rare in nonbroomed branches (P = 0.
These families include Ichneumonidae (Arthur & Wylie 1959), Pteromalidae (Assem 1971), Braconidae (Tillman & Cate 1993), Aphelinidae (Opp & Luck 1986) and Eulophidae (Corrigan & Lashomb 1990); in addition to the Trichogrammatidae demonstrated by Salt (1940).
larva/pupa wingless concealed Cecidomyiidae adult winged exposed Muscidae adult winged exposed Hemiptera Anthocoridae adult winged exposed Nabidae adult winged exposed Homoptera Aclerdidae Nipponaclerda biwakoensis adult wingless concealed Aphididae adult winged exposed Cicadellidae adult winged exposed Delphacidae adult winged exposed Hymenoptera Braconidae Apanteles spp.
Five species of parasitoid wasps in 3 superfamilies (Chalcidoidea, Ichneumonoidea and Bethyloidea) and in 4 families (Pteromalidae, Ichneumonidae, Braconidae, and Bethylidae) found during this survey.