Aphidius colemani

Aphidius colemani Viereck 1912

Aphidius colemani : adulte
Aphidius colemani : habitus
Aphidius colemani : aile droite


Antenna with 13-14 segments in female
Wing : cells 2, 3 and 5 make up just one large closed medial cell

Identification key


Primary parasite of aphids

Host aphids

Affects very great numbers of aphid species including:


Introduced from Brazil to France in 1982.
Marketed for biological control in greenhouse crops.


Modification date: 25 April 2024 | Publication date: 30 August 2011 | By: Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet