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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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Thirteen mutillid wasp specimens (ten males and three females) were collected feeding on EFNs of Banisteropsis.
Others such as some bombyliid flies, leucospid and mutillid wasps, and parasitic bees prey on larvae of flower-visiting bees and wasps.
Biological characteristics of the mutillid subgenus Photopsis Blake and their systematic values (Hymenoptera).