Image Number: 1564068

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Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
Female of the European parasitoid, Chrysocharis laricinellae (Ratz.). introduced into North America for biological control, is shown ovipositing into a case of its host,  the larch casebearer.
Image type:
Laboratory
Gender:
Female

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hymenoptera
Suborder: Apocrita
Superfamily: Chalcidoidea
Family: Eulophidae
Genus: Chrysocharis
Subject: Chrysocharis laricinellae (Ratzeburg, 1848)

Host

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Coleophoridae
Subfamily: Coleophorinae
Genus: Coleophora
Subject: Coleophora laricella (Hubner)
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Image uploaded:
Tuesday, June 23, 2009
Image last updated:
Tuesday, September 15, 2009