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Parasite of Ciidae

Astichus Förster, 1856 is a genus of hymenopteran insects of the family Eulophidae.

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1a-b: Astichus forewings

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2a-c: Astichus arithmeticus (Förster) female (left), and male (center) antennae, and A. tauricus Boucek female antenna (right, atypical of genus)

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Chalcidoidea
Family: Eulophidae
Genus: Astichus


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