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Unidentified at suppressed - 8 Mar 2021
Unidentified at suppressed - 8 Mar 2021
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Identification history

ectoparasitic wasp family Eulophidae 9 Mar 2021 melanoxylon
Unidentified 8 Mar 2021 melanoxylon

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Author's notes

The caterpillars on the hazel pomaderris on trail were mostly green except for the parasitized ones. Approximately 10% of caterpillars seen were parasitized by between 1 to 8 of the bright green ectoparasitic larvae.

1 comment

michaelb wrote:
   9 Mar 2021
Original photo downloaded, cropped & added back to help ID.
Hi mel, have you tried the new image editor? Just click on the icon at right lower corner of the photos.

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Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • 8 Mar 2021 10:46 AM Recorded on
  • melanoxylon Recorded by

Additional information

  • Geometrid moth caterpillar Associated Insect
  • Less than 5mm Animal size

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