chalcid wasp

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Noun1.chalcid wasp - any of various tiny insects whose larvae are parasites on eggs and larvae of other insectschalcid wasp - any of various tiny insects whose larvae are parasites on eggs and larvae of other insects; many are beneficial in destroying injurious insects
hymenopter, hymenopteran, hymenopteron, hymenopterous insect - insects having two pairs of membranous wings and an ovipositor specialized for stinging or piercing
Chalcidae, Chalcididae, family Chalcidae, family Chalcididae - an arthropod family including: chalcidflies
chalcis fly - a variety of chalcid fly
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bambawalei did not find exact matches on GenBank, however, the nearest sequence matches for both the species belonged to Chalcidoidea, an indication the sequences are valid.
A Handbook of the Families of Nearctic Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera).
Titled "Description of a new species of Euderus Haliday from the southeastern United States (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea, Eulophidae): the crypt-keeper wasp," it was published in the journal ZooKeys, and its team of authors was led by Weinersmith and Scott Egan, who is also an evolutionary biologist at Rice.
Australasian Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera): A biosystematic revision of genera of fourteen fami lies, with a reclassification of species.
10 [masculinidad], 6 [feminidad]); Chalcidoidea, Aphelinidae, Encarsia sp.
La familia Aphelinidae pertenece a la superfamilia Chalcidoidea del orden Hymenoptera.
Taxonomic studies on some Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera) associated with Xylophagous beetle Demonax decorus Gahan (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) from Kerala (India) with descriptions of five new species.
Australian Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera): A biosystematic revision of genera and fourteen families, with a reclassification of species.
Chalcidoidea fue la superfamilia mas representativa con nueve familias, 20 morfoespecies identificadas y 1,295 ejemplares colectados, alcanzando el 49% de las morfoespecies (figura 1) y el 94.