Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Eucharitid Wasp

Chalcura sp.


male - the Eucharitidae are a family of parasitic wasps... these tiny wasps (2-5mm) could be found in tropical regions throughout the world.! Eucharitids are specialised parasitoids of ants... meaning each species is usually only parasitic of one genus of ant... furthermore... they are one of the few parasitoids that have been able to use ants as hosts despite ants effective defense systems against most parasitoids.!


Hymenoptera; Eucharitidae; Eucharitinae; Eucharitini

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Richard Ong
Spotted by
Richard Ong

George Town, PNG, Malaysia

Spotted on Aug 14, 2018
Submitted on Aug 5, 2019

Related Spottings

Eucharitid Wasp Eucharitid Wasp Eucharitid wasps Spotting

Nearby Spottings

Black Termite Common Sailor Harvestman Elongate Green Crab Spider