Chalcids 101

Discover the remarkable world of chalcid wasps. Found nearly everywhere, incredibly diverse, remarkably interesting, start learning about these amazing insects now.

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Use chalcids in the classroom! Chalcid wasps are found everywhere, they are fantastic models for teaching biodiversity. Lesson plans, experiments, and classroom materials for students in 9th-12th grade.

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Learn about the economic benefit of chalcids; what is biological control? Resources for extension agents, master gardeners, insect clubs, and more!

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Explore profiles of remarkable chalcids. Learn more about their science-fiction like biologies, beautiful forms, and importance to our health.

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