Image Number: 5364293

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
Adult sphecid wasp (Astata occidentalis) with its stink bug prey.
Image type:
Field
Image view:
Lateral / Side

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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: Apoidea
Family: Sphecidae
Genus: Astata
Subject: Astata occidentalis Cresson, 1881

Host

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Heteroptera
Infraorder: Pentatomorpha
Superfamily: Pentatomoidea
Family: Pentatomidae
Subject: stink bugs
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, February 7, 2008
Image last updated:
Wednesday, April 16, 2008