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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Aphelinidae (Aphelinid wasps) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects)
 430 families, 6582 genera, 23592 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 427 families, 6572 genera, 23578 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (van der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 405 families, 6467 genera, 23249 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 272 families, 5384 genera, 20802 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps)
 41 families, 644 genera, 3884 species
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 39 families, 642 genera, 3882 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Chalcidoidea (Latreille, 1817) (Chalcidoids)
 15 families, 144 genera, 1017 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Aphelinidae (Thomson, 1876) (Aphelinid wasps)
 2 genera, 7 species
Tree
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Genera115    worldwide
Species2.332    worldwide
Common namesAphelinid wasps
AuthorThomson, 1876
Distribution
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Continents:

America
Asia
Eurasia
Australasian
Africa


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Neotropical
Afrotropical
Oriental
Holarctic


Links and ReferencesAphelinidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Aphelinidae in Costa Rica
Aphytis lepidosaphes (Compere, 1955)Mussel scale parasiteInfo
Encarsia costaricensis (Evans & Angulo, 1996)Info
Encarsia guadeloupae (Viggiani, 1987)Info
Encarsia hansoni (Evans & Polaszek, 1998)Info
Encarsia nigricephala (Dozier, 1937)King´s HairstreakInfo
Encarsia pseudocitrella (Evans & Polaszek, 1997)Info
Encarsia sueloderi (Polaszek, 1994)Info
7 Species in Aphelinidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderHymenoptera
Wasps, Bees, Ants, Sawflies, Ants and wasps
SuborderApocrita
True wasps, Bees, Ants, Narrow-waisted hymenopterans, Parasitic wasps, Wasps
SuperfamilyChalcidoidea
Chalcidoids, Chalcidoid wasps, Chalcid Wasps
FamilyAphelinidae
Aphelinid wasps
AuthorThomson, 1876
 
Synonyms
Coccophagidae (Forster, 1878)
Euryischidae (Shafee, 1974)
Myinidae (Forster, 1856)

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