Campopleginae

Campoplegine Wasp


Campopleginae, Ichneumonid wasp image from Guatemala

 

Family: Ichneumonidae

Subfamily: Campopleginae

 

Most Campoplegine wasps are endoparasitoids of caterpillars and sawfly larvae. A laterally compressed abdomen is one of the key traits of this subfamily.

Photo location: El Hato, Sacatepéquez department, Guatemala.



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