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Related to Chalcididae: Cynipidae, Chalcidoidea
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Noun1.Chalcididae - an arthropod family including: chalcidflies
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Hymenoptera, order Hymenoptera - an order of insects including: bees; wasps; ants; ichneumons; sawflies; gall wasps; etc.
chalcid, chalcid fly, chalcid wasp, chalcidfly - any of various tiny insects whose larvae are parasites on eggs and larvae of other insects; many are beneficial in destroying injurious insects
jointworm, strawworm - larva of chalcid flies injurious to the straw of wheat and other grains
Chalcis, genus Chalcis - type genus of the Chalcididae
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Sarcodexia lambens (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Sarcophagidae), and species of Ichneumonidae, Chalcididae, Perilampidae, and Eulophidae being the most common (Hernandez et al.
Our data show that purple and white Gesneriad flowers dominate all regions, including Hainan Island, indicating Gesneriaceae in these regions are mainly visited by bees, including Bombus, Chalcididae, Amegilla and Lasioglossum (Gao et al.
Las familias comunes en ambos ambientes son Braconidae, Diapriidae, Pteromalidae, Chalcididae, Lcucospidae, Encyrtidae, Ichncumonidae y Eurytomidae, las cuales representan aquellas familias que actuan como parasitoides en ambientes intervenidos, es decir, son capaces de adaptarse a las perturbaciones ocasionadas por la actividad antropogenica.
1 0 Chalcidoidea Aphelinidae Encarsia pergandiella 0 Chalcidoidea Chalcididae Brachymeria sp.
Se obtuvo al menos una especie de Ichneumonidae, una de Chalcididae y una de Braconidae como parasitoides del ultimo instar de L.
Chalcididae, Eurytomidae, Torymidae, Ormyridae , Perilampidae, Eucharidae.
All the representatives of Chalcididae behave as parasites and most involve Lepidoptera, Diptera, Hymenoptera and Coleoptera (Grissell and Schauff, 1990).
Overall, taxa with low host specificity, including the Evaniidae, Chalcididae, and 3 families of egg parasitoids, the Mymaridae, Trichogrammatidae, and Scelionidae were most diverse, abundant and evenly distribuited across farms.
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.
A pesar de la fuerte cubierta protectora, parte de las celdillas estaba infestada de pequenos hymenopteros de la familia Chalcididae y del genero Monodontomerus.
Parasitoids of the family Chalcididae collected in pastures and forests using yellow traps, in Itumbiara, Goias, Brazil.