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

List of Tricoryna and their Host Ants
Genus and species Author and Year Ant Host Distribution Notes
Tricoryna alcicornis (Boucek, 1988) Rhytidoponera violacea Australia
Tricoryna biclavata (Girault, 1940) ants Australia
Tricoryna chalcoponerae Brues, 1934 Rhytidoponera metallica Australia
Tricoryna ectatommae Girault, 1915 Rhytidoponera Australia
Tricoryna iello (Walker, 1839) ants Australia
Tricoryna kirbyi (Ashmead, 1900) ants Australia
Tricoryna minor (Girault, 1934) ants Australia
Tricoryna myrmicis Girault, 1940 ants Australia
Tricoryna offenbachi (Girault, 1934) ants Australia
Tricoryna punctulativentris (Girault, 1928) ants Australia
Tricoryna rangiferina Heraty, 2002 ants Australia
Tricoryna reticulativentris (Girault, 1934) ants Australia
Tricoryna subsalebrosa Girault, 1915 ants Australia
Tricoryna tuberculaticornis (Girault, 1915) ants Australia
Tricoryna zalates (Walker, 1839) ants Australia


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  • Heraty, J.M. A revision of the genera of Eucharitidae (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) of the World. JOURBOOK: Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute VOLUME: 68 PAGES: 367pp. (2002).
  • Heraty JM, Mbanyana N, Noort SV (2020) A new species of Eucharissa Westwood (Eucharitidae) from South Africa, with an evaluation of the importance of pupae for assessing relationships in these ant parasitoids. Journal of Hymenoptera Research 79: 43–55.
  • Kirby, W.F. A synopsis of the genera of the Chalcididae, subfamily Eucharinae, with descriptions of several new genera and species of Chalcididae and Tenthredinidae. JOURBOOK: Journal of the Linnean Society VOLUME: 20 PAGES: 28-37, plate 1. (1886).
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  • Westwood, J.O. Thesaurus entomologicus Oxoniensis; or, illustrations of new, rare, and interesting insects, PAGES: xxiv+205pp, 40 plates. (1874).