Image Number: 5449387

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Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
Tetrastichus planipennisi (Eulophidae), a gregarious endoparasitoid of emerald ash borer (EAB) native to China, is ovipositing on an EAB larva in an ash log.
Image type:
Laboratory
Gender:
Female
Image view:
Lateral / Side

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Image location:
Michigan, 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
Subfamily: Tetrastichinae
Tribe: Tetrastichini
Genus: Tetrastichus
Subject: Tetrastichus planipennisi Yang

Host

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Elateriformia
Superfamily: Buprestoidea
Family: Buprestidae
Subfamily: Agrilinae
Tribe: Agrilini
Genus: Agrilus
Subject: Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire, 1888
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Image uploaded:
Monday, December 12, 2011
Image last updated:
Tuesday, December 13, 2011