Mymaridae


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Mymaridae

[mī′mar·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The fairy flies, a family of hymenopteran insects in the superfamily Chalcidoidea.
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Mymaridae species, which was most abundant in this study, are egg parasitoids of Hemiptera, Coleoptera, and Diptera, which are deposited in hidden places like the inner tissue of plants, shells, and soil cavities (Souza et al.
Para las condiciones climaticas, el diagrama de Venn muestra que la epoca seca esta caracterizada por las familias Monomachidae, Mymaridae, Elasmidae y Seclionidae (Figura 4).
Familias medianamente generalistas en cuanto a la seleccion de habitats y con valores bajos de abundancia relativa global, como Dixidae, Carabidae, Mycetophilidae, Coccinellidae, Sarcophagidae, Staphylinidae, Scatopsidae, Coenagrionidae, Mymaridae, Lycosidae, Cercopidae, Salticidae, Miridae, Anyphaenidae y Saldidae.
En Mexico, Mujica & Kroschel (2011) solo reportan parasitoides de las familias Fitigidae y Mymaridae.
Specimens from the superfamily Chalcidoidea, especially Mymaridae and Encyrtidae, frequently were collected.
The most representative in abundance on the border and in the interior areas, as well as in the canopies and understories in the reserve, were Broconidae, Diapriidae, Mymaridae, Eulophidae and Scelionidae.
In the course of this study, a number of both internal and internal/ external egg parasitoids from three families of Hymenoptera (Eulophidae, Mymaridae, and Platygastridae) were discovered in Argentina, and these are keyed and reviewed herein.
0 Formicidae Crematogaster pilosa Emery 29 Monomorium minimum (Buckley) 0 Pseudomyrmex pallidus (Smith) 20 Mymaridae 4 Ormyridae 1 Pteromalidae 1 Torymidae 3 Trichogrammatidae 2 Lepidoptera Pyralidae 1 Diptera Carnidae Hemeromyia sp.
The family Mymaridae includes the smallest known insects, all parasitoids in the eggs of other insects (Huber 1986) except for 2 species that parasitize larvae of a species of Eulophidae (Huber et al.
Wood (1982) reported among the Hymenoptera containing parasitoids of scolytines the families Braconidae, Bethylidae, Chalcididae, Diapriidae, Encyrtidae, Eulophidae, Eupelmidae, Eurytomidae, Gasteruptiidae, Ichneumonidae, Mymaridae, Podagrionidae, Proctotrupidae, Pteromalidae, and Torymidae.
maidis are parasitized mainly by Mymaridae and Trichogrammatidae wasps (Moya-Raygoza et al.