Encyrtidae


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Encyrtidae

[en′sərd·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of hymenopteran insects in the superfamily Chalcidoidea.
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Biological control approach by using Aenasius bambawalei Hayat (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) has been developed recently to control this pest.
At the OR site, Platygastridae (26.11 %), Braconidae (18.23 %), and Encyrtidae (15.27 %) (Fig.
Caracterizacao da estrutura espacial do psilideo-da-concha Glycaspis blimblecomblei (Hemiptera: Psyllidae) e de seu parasitoide Psyllaephagus bliteus (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) em floresta de Eucalyptus camaldulensis.
Enemigos naturales (Chalcidoidea: Aphelinidae, Encyrtidae) de escamas suaves (Hemiptera: Coccidae) en Mexico.
Se obtuvieron seis especies de parasitoides de esos huevos: Ooencyrtus submetallicus Howard, Ooencyrtus sp.1 y sp.2 (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae), Telenomus persimilis Ashmead, Telenomus cristatus Johnson y Trissolcus pustulans Johnson (Hymenoptera: Scelionidae).
Parasitoids belonging to the families Aphelinidae, Encyrtidae, Eulophidae, Eupelmidae, Pteromalidae, and Signiphoridae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) are among the most important groups of natural enemies of scale insects and have been used extensively in biological control (Noyes 2017).