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Table 2 Summary of feeding habits of Parasitica

From: New fossil ephialtitids elucidating the origin and transformation of the propodeal-metasomal articulation in Apocrita (Hymenoptera)

Superfamily Feeding habit Main host
Stephanoidea Parasitic Coleoptera, Hymenoptera
Ceraphronoidea Parasitic Diptera, Lepidoptera
Megalyroidea Parasitic Coleoptera, Hymenoptera
Trigonaloidea Parasitic Diptera, Hymenoptera, Lepidoptera
Evanioidea Parasitic, Predaceous Blattodea, Coleoptera, Hymenoptera
Ichneumonoidea Parasitic Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, Hymenoptera
Plarygastroidea Parasitic Diptera, Homoptera, Hemiptera
Cynipoidea Parasitic, Phytophagous Diptera, Homoptera, Hemiptera, Hymenoptera
Proctotrupoidea Parasitic Diptera, Coleoptera
Diaprioidea Parasitic Diptera, Coleoptera
Mymarommatoidea Parasitic Homoptera, Coleoptera
Chalcidoidea Parasitic, Predaceous; Phytophagous Diptera, Homoptera, Hemiptera, Coleoptera