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Books and Journals

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Eisman, C.  and N. Charney. 2010. Tracks and sign of Insects and other invertebrates: A guide to North     American Species. Stack Pole Books, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.  64

Resh, V.H. and R.T. Carde, editors. 2003. Encyclopedia of insects. Academic Press, San Diego, California,    USA. 543,  851

Krombein, K.V.,  P.D. Hurd  Jr.,  D.R.  Smith and B.D.  Burks. 1979.  Catalog of Hymenoptera in America North of Mexico. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C.,  USA.  1119, 1121.

Engel, M.S. and D.A. Grimaldi. 2006.  A Diminutive Pelecinid Wasp in Cretaceous Amber from New Jersey (Hymenopter: Pelecinidae). Northeastern Naturalist. 13(2): 291-297

Shih C., H. Feng, C. Liu, Y. Zhao and D. Ren. 2010. Morphology, Phylogeny, Evolution, and Dispersal of Pelecinid Wasps (Hymenoptera: Pelecinidae) Over 165 Million Years. Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 103(6):875-885


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