Proctotrupidae

Proctotrupidae

[‚präk·tə′trü·pə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of hymenopteran insects in the superfamily Proctotrupoidea.
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Vanhorniidae is a small, uncommonly collected family of Hymenoptera (previously in subfamily Serphidae or Proctotrupidae) comprised of 3 genera and 5 species (Choi & Lee 2012): Heloriserphus castor Masner and Heloriserphus pollux Masner in Chile (Townes & Townes 1981), Sinicivanhormia quizhouensis He and Chu in China (He & Chu 1990), Vanhornia leileri Hedqvist in Sweden and far eastern Russia (Storozhenko et al.
Other families of Proctotrupoidea (Heloridae, Pelecinidae, Proctotrupidae) are known to be endoparasitic koinobionts (Masner 2006), suggesting that the same is true of Vanhorniidae.
Micofagos Micofagos Detritivoros Depredadores primarios secundarios Drosophilidae Leiodidae Pselaphidae Tachinidae Mycetophilidae Psychodidae Formicidae Elateridae Endomychidae Derodontidae Anisopodidae Proctotrupidae Staphylinidae Sciaridae Ceratopogonidae Chloropidae Muscidae Scatopsidae Tipulidae Phoridae Scarabaeidae Tabla 3.
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.
2011), the mellitid bee genera Meganomia Cockerell, 1909 and Pseudophilanthus Alfken, 1939 (Hymenoptera: Melittidae: Meganomiinae) (Michener 1981, 1992), the proctotrupid wasp genus Afroserphus Masner, 1961 (Hymenoptera: Proctotrupidae), not previously recorded from Kenya (Kolyada & Mostovski 2007), and an undescribed species of the jewel wasp genus Anachrysis Krombein, 1986 (Hymenoptera: Chrysididae: Amiseginae), previously known only from southern Africa (Krombein 1986, 1994).
Order Family Coleoptera Cantharidae Coccinellidae Lycidae Diptera Syrphidae Hemiptera Pentatomidae Reduviidae Hymenoptera Apidae Braconidae Chalcididae Formicidae Ichneumonidae Proctotrupidae Stephanidae Vespidae Neuroptera Chrysopidae Mantodea Mantidae Order Genus (species) #Plants (a) Coleoptera Chauliognathus 25 Azya orbigera Mulsant, Cycloneda san- 40 guinea L., Delphastus, Hippodamia, Hy- peraspis, Scymnus Lygistopterus sanguineus L., Calopteron 29 Diptera Volucella, Eristalis 6 Hemiptera Apateticus, Podisus 5 Apiomerus, Agriocleptus, Cryptophyso- 17 deres, Zirta Hymenoptera Apis 3 Aphidius, Glyptapanteles 4 Melanosmicra 3 Ectatomma 24 Pseudomyrmex 6 Solenopsis 6 Grotea 9 Phaneroserphus 1 Foenatopus 2 Polistes canadensis L., Polybia nigra 5 Saus.