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There are seven species in this genus which are Parasitoids of ants.

List of Cherianella and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Cherianella arabica Gadallah & Soliman, 2017 ants Saudi Arabia
Cherianella longispina (Risbec, 1951) ants Senegal
Cherianella narayani Narendran, 1994 ants India, Sri Lanka
Cherianella rachuela Heraty, 2002 ants Zimbabwe
Cherianella rudis Heraty, 2002 ants Nigeria
Cherianella subtilis Heraty, 2002 ants Gambia
Cherianella viridis (Risbec, 1951) ants Nigeria, Senegal


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