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Noun1.Mutillidae - a family of wasps
hymenopter, hymenopteran, hymenopteron, hymenopterous insect - insects having two pairs of membranous wings and an ovipositor specialized for stinging or piercing
velvet ant - a solitary wasp of the family Mutillidae; the body has a coat of brightly colored velvety hair and the females are wingless
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In addition, three taxa belonging to the family Mutilidae enrich the contingent of myrmecofauna.
In the case of the Hymenoptera, three families (Formicidae, Mutilidae, and Vespidae) were found in the faeces.
12) -- (1) Cicadidae; (2) Includes Scarabaeidae; (3) Includes one record each of adult representatives of the families Formicidae, Mutilidae, and Vespidae; * New Taxa recorded in marmoset diets (Vespidae, Mutilidae and Dermaptera), due to faecal sample analysis.