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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Braconidae
Subfamily: Aphidiinae
Tribe: Aphidiini
Genus: Pauesia
Quilis, 1931
Type species
Pauesia albuferensis
Quilis, 1931

Pauesia is a genus of parasitoid wasps in the subfamily Aphidiinae. The species in the genus use the conifer aphids (genus Cinara) as their host.

Pauesia anatolica is a parasitoid of the cedar aphid Cinara cedri,[1] and Pauesia grossa is a parasitoid of the black stem aphid (Cinara confinis).[2]


  1. ^ Description of Pauesia (Pauesia) anatolica (Hymenoptera: Braconidae, Aphidiinae) sp. nov., a parasitoid of the cedar aphid Cinara cedri. J. M. Michelena, Fabienne Assael and Z. Mendel, Phytoparasitica, October 2005, Volume 33, Issue 5, pages 499-505, doi:10.1007/BF02981399
  2. ^ "The black stem aphid (Cinara confinis) - hosting a new parasite species". 2014-09-01. Retrieved 2015-02-07.
  • A revision of the genus Pausia Quilis in Japan, with descriptions of three new species (Hymenoptera : Aphidiidae). Watanabe, C. and H. Takada, Insecta Matsumurana, 1965, 28 (1), pages 1–17. Full article: [1]

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