Agriotypinae

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Agriotypinae
Agriotypusarmatus.jpg
Agriotypus armatus from British Entomology
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Ichneumonoidea
Family: Ichneumonidae
Subfamily: Agriotypinae
Haliday,1838

Agriotypinae is a Palaearctic subfamily of the parasitic wasp family Ichneumonidae.

There is only one genus (Agriotypus).The known species are aquatic idiobiont ectoparasitoids of Trichoptera pupae.

Agriotypus is uncertainly placed and ranked. It has been placed in Proctotrupoidea and considered a family of Ichneumonoidea.

References[edit]

  • Chao, H.F., and Y. Zhang. 1981. Two new species of Agriotypus from Jilin Province (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonoidea, Agriotypidae). Entomotaxonomia 3:79‑86.

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