Image Number: 5364189

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Life Cycle
Description:
Close-up view of a mummy of the Russian wheat aphid (Diuraphis noxia), parasitized by the braconid wasp, Diaeretiella rapae.
Image type:
Laboratory
Image view:
Close-up

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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: Ichneumonoidea
Family: Braconidae
Subfamily: Aphidiinae
Tribe: Aphidiini
Genus: Diaeretiella
Subject: Diaeretiella rapae M'Intosh

Host

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Aphidoidea
Family: Aphididae
Subfamily: Aphidinae
Tribe: Macrosiphini
Genus: Diuraphis
Subject: Diuraphis noxia (Kurdjumov, 1913)
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, February 7, 2008
Image last updated:
Thursday, March 20, 2008