Cynipidae


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Related to Cynipidae: Megachilidae, gall wasp, Diapriidae, Eurytomidae, Figitidae, Torymidae

Cynipidae

[sə′nip·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of hymenopteran insects in the superfamily Cynipoidea.
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with a description of two new species from the Neotropics (Hymenoptera, Cynipidae, Cynipini).
urozonus have parasitic activity on gall insects mainly on Cynipidae.
Review of the world genera of oak cynipid wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae, Cynipini), pp.
The eurytomids also occur as parasites in Cynipidae, Pteromalidae, Eurytomidae, Tanaostigmatidae, and Agaonidae (Grisell & Schauff 1990; DiGiulio 1997), and members of the family Perilampidae are hyperparasitoids of Ichneumonidae (Darling 1997).