Aphidius avenae

Aphidius avenae Haliday 1834

 

Morphology

Antenna with 17 or 18 segments in females (more rarely 16)
Characteristic on the lateral part of tergite I (1st abdominal segment) which show 2-6 broad streaks (see photo)
Wing : cellules 5, 2 et 3 réunies ; cellule 1 ouverte

Identification key

Biology

Primary endoparasitoid of aphids
Polyphagous

Modification date : 07 February 2023 | Publication date : 30 August 2011 | Redactor : Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet