Common name: Eurytomids.
Life history: A family of more than 1400 species of which most are phytophagous, many feeding in seeds or galls. Others are parasitoids, often of insects that live within plants (endophytic).
Çam, H. 2012. Updated checklist of the Eurytomidae (Hymenoptera, Chalcidoidea) species of Turkey. Archives of Biological Sciences Belgrade 64: 667-674.
Lotfalizadeh, H., Delvare, G., & Rasplus, J.-Y. 2007. Phylogenetic analysis of Eurytominae (Chalcidoidea: Eurytomidae) based on morphological characters. Zoological Journal of the Linnaean Society 151: 441–510.
Zerova, M.D., Seryogina, L.Ya., Pavliček, T. and Novo, E. 2006. A review of the genus Nikanoria Nikolskaja (Hymenoptera, Eurytomidae) with descriptions of new species from Israel and Mongolia. Entomological Review 86: 1078-1083.