Chalcididae


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Related to Chalcididae: Cynipidae, Chalcidoidea

Chalcididae

[kal′sid·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The chalcids, a family of hymenopteran insects in the superfamily Chalcidoidea.
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A revision of the genus Brachymeria Westwood in America north of Mexico (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae).
The prevalence of parasitoids from the north one were Brachymeria femorata (Panzer) (Hymenoptera Chalcididae), Nasonia vitripennis (Walker) (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) and Dirhininus sp.
Ten families of the order Hymenoptera were collected at the relatively undisturbed dry tropical forest of Kiuic Research Station, but not at the more disturbed area of Hacienda Tabi: Evaniidae, Braconidae, Torymidae, Eucharitidae, Chalcididae, Diapriidae, Scelionidae, Colletidae, Andrenidae and Sapygidae.
(Hymenoptera: Chalcididae), following exposure to diflubenzuron.
Brachymeria koehleri (Hymenoptera: Chalcididae) as a hyperparasitoid of Lespesia melloi (Diptera: Tachinidae) pupae in Thagona tibialis (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) caterpillars in Brazil.
The parasitoids appeared in low numbers, being collected individuals of Eulophidae, Eucharitidae, Ceraphronidae, Mymaridae, Braconidae, Fitigidae and Chalcididae.
Parasitoids of the family Chalcididae collected in pastures and forests using yellow traps, in Itumbiara, Goias, Brazil.