A family of about 1.400 known species of parasitoid Hymenoptera, containing the large subfamily, Eucoilinae (previously considered a separate family, Eucoilidae). Figitids occur throughout the world; Aganaspis daci, a fruit fly parasitoid, is a member.
Buffington, M.L., Nylander, J.A.A. and Heraty, J.M. 2007. The phylogeny and evolution of Figitidae (Hymenoptera: Cynipoidea). Cladistics 23: 403–431.