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ETI CD - Catalogue of the Chalcidoidea of the World
Entry ID: ETI_Chalcidoidea

Abstract: The superfamily Chalcidoidea includes about 26,000 described taxa and
is one of the largest groups in the insect order Hymenoptera. Its
members have the widest host range of any parasitic insect group, with
more than 500 arthropod families and 25 plant families acting as
hosts. Through these interactions chalcidoids play a crucial role in
the stability of most kinds of terrestrial ecosystems and ... View entire text
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  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: J.S. Noyes
Dataset Title: ETI CD - Catalogue of the Chalcidoidea of the World
Dataset Release Place: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dataset Publisher: Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification
Version: Version 1.0
Data Presentation Form: CD ROM
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Dataset ID: ISBN: Win: 3-540-14675-X

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Distribution Media: CD ROM
Fees: $229.95
Contact Address:
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Postal Code: NL-1092 AD
Country: The Netherlands
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-10-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2002-10-31