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Braconidae  Nees von Esenbeck, 1811
Taxonomic Serial No.: 152867

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): braconid wasps [English]
    braconids [English]
    braconides [French]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2023   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guępes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyIchneumonoidea Latreille, 1802 – parasitic hymenoptera, hyménoptčres parasites  
                                           FamilyBraconidae Nees von Esenbeck, 1811 – braconid wasps, braconids, braconides  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subfamily Acampsohelconinae Tobias, 1987  
                                              Subfamily Agathidinae Haliday, 1833  
                                              Subfamily Alysiinae Leach, 1815  
                                              Subfamily Amicrocentrinae van Achterberg, 1979  
                                              Subfamily Aphidiinae Haliday, 1833  
                                              Subfamily Apozyginae Mason, 1978  
                                              Subfamily Blacinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Braconinae Nees, 1811  
                                              Subfamily Cardiochilinae Ashmead, 1900  
                                              Subfamily Cenocoeliinae Szépligeti, 1901  
                                              Subfamily Charmontinae van Achterberg, 1979  
                                              Subfamily Cheloninae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Dirrhopinae van Achterberg, 1984  
                                              Subfamily Doryctinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Euphorinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Exothecinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Helconinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Homolobinae van Achterberg, 1979  
                                              Subfamily Hormiinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Ichneutinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Khoikhoiinae Mason, 1983  
                                              Subfamily Macrocentrinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Masoninae van Achterberg, 1995  
                                              Subfamily Maxfischeriinae Papp, 1994  
                                              Subfamily Megalyrhyssalinae Belokobylskij and Joualt, 2021  
                                              Subfamily Mendesellinae Whitfield and Mason, 1994  
                                              Subfamily Mesostoinae van Achterberg, 1975  
                                              Subfamily Meteorideinae Tobias, 1967  
                                              Subfamily Microgastrinae Foerster, 1862  
                                              Subfamily Microtypinae Szépligeti, 1908  
                                              Subfamily Miracinae Viereck, 1918  
                                              Subfamily Opiinae Blanchard, 1845  
                                              Subfamily Orgilinae Ashmead, 1900  
                                              Subfamily Pambolinae Marshall, 1885  
                                              Subfamily Protobraconinae van Achterberg and Chen, 2021  
                                              Subfamily Protorhyssaline Basibuyuk, Quicke and van Achterberg, 1999  
                                              Subfamily Rhysipolinae Belokobylskij, 1984  
                                              Subfamily Rhyssalinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Rogadinae Foerster, 1863  
                                              Subfamily Sigalphinae Haliday, 1833  
                                              Subfamily Telengaiinae Tobias, 1962  
                                              Subfamily Trachypetinae Schulz, 1911  
                                              Subfamily Xiphozelinae van Achterberg, 1979  
                                            FamilyBraconidae Nees von Esenbeck, 1811 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                              Genus Pyramidibracon van Achterberg and Chen, 2021  
                                              Genus Stephanorhyssalus Belokobylskij and Joualt, 2021  

  Expert: Deans et al. (July 2006)  
  Notes: Consensus on Hymenoptera classification to family by: Andrew Austin, Denis Brothers, Matt Buffington, Andrew Deans, Gary Gibson, John Jennings, Norm Johnson, Johan Liljeblad, Michael Ohl, Lawrence Packer, Fredrik Ronquist, and Robert Wharton   
  Reference for: Braconidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: ITIS*ca, website (version 2002)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: braconides[French]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Braconidae, braconids [English]   
  Source: Stoetzel, M. B., 1989, database (version 1.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: braconid wasps[English]   
  Source: Taxapad 2016 - World Ichneumonoidea 2015, database (version 2016)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Notes: Yu, Dicky Sick Ki, Cornelis van Achterberg, and Klaus Horstman. 2016. Taxapad 2016 - World Ichneumonoidea 2015: Taxonomy, Biology, Morphology and Distribution. Database on USB Flash Drive. Nepean, Ontario, Canada. ISBN 9780973117240   
  Reference for: Braconidae   
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