Ephedrus plagiator

Ephedrus plagiator (Nees,1811)

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Morphology

Antenna with 11 segments in females and males
Wing : this species shows the most complete venation in the Aphidiinae (see photo)
Ovipositor tapering

Identification key

Biology

Primary endoparasitoid of aphids

Polyphagou

Parasite of of a wide range of genera and aphid species

Hyperparasitoids

  • Coruna clavata
  • Asaphes vulgaris
  • Dendrocerus aphidum
  • Phaenoglyphis villosa

Modification date : 07 February 2023 | Publication date : 02 December 2010 | Redactor : Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet