Many of the known Proctotrupidae are endoparasites of beetles although some have emerged from fungus gnats.  Adults are usually found in wet forests.
Composed of two Australian subfamilies.

Subfamily Austroserphinae
Composed of two Australian genera.

Genus Austroserphus


Subfamily Proctotrupinae
Composed of five Australian genera
(Currently empty)

Naumann, I.D. 1991. Hymenoptera (Wasps, bees, ants, sawflies). pp. 916-1000 in CSIRO (ed). The Insects of Australia. A textbook for students and research workers. Carlton : Melbourne University Press.