Braconid wasps (Atanycolus spp. ) on emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis ) - 5449383

Braconid wasps
Atanycolus sp. Forster, 1862

Host: emerald ash borer (Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire, 1888)
Descriptor: Adult(s)
Description: This photo shows Atanycolus sp. (Braconidae), a solitary ectoparastioid, parasitizing an emerald ash borer larvae in an ash tree.   
Image type: Field
Subject Gender: Female
Image view: Lateral / Side
Image location: Michigan, United States

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Name: Houping Liu
Organization: Michigan State University
Country: United States

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Image Number: 5449383

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Node Affiliation: Bugwood - UGA

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Image uploaded on Monday, December 12, 2011
Image Information last updated on Thursday, September 18, 2014