Braconid wasp (Coeloides vancouverensis ) on Douglas-fir beetle (Dendroctonus pseudotsugae ) - 1564013

Braconid wasp
Coeloides vancouverensis Dalla Torre, 1898

Host: Douglas-fir beetle (Dendroctonus pseudotsugae Hopkins, 1905)
Descriptor: Cocoon(s)
Description: The high incidence of cocoons of Coeloides vancouverensis (Dalla Torre) in the galleries of Douglas-fir beetle larvae reveal the effectiveness of this parasitoid in the field under certain conditions.
Image type: Field
Image location: United States

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Name: Norm Johnson
Organization: USDA Forest Service
Country: United States

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Image uploaded on Tuesday, June 23, 2009
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