Parasites

Parasites (32 results)

  • Microplitis demolitor

    Microplitis demolitor

    Region
    West
    Black wasp with clear wings and 3 mm long. A single fawn cocoon next to the dead or dying larval host is an indicator of its presence....
  • Microplitis demolitor

    Region
    North
    Black wasp that is 3 mm long and not easily identified. The fawn cocoon next to the larval host is an indicator of its presence....
  • Orchid Dupe

    Lissopimpla excelsa

    Region
    South
    Adult wasps are 20 mm long and the body and legs usually have orange and black sections. They have white spots on the side of the body and their wings are often dark in colour. They have a constricted 'waist' between the thorax and abdomen and females have a long...
  • Orchid Dupe

    Lissopimpla excelsa

    Region
    West
    The adult wasp is 20 mm long and has a body and legs usually with orange and black sections and white spots on the side of the body. Wings often dark....
  • Orchid Dupe

    Lissopimpla excelsa

    Region
    North
    Theadult wasp is 20 mm long and has a body and legs usually with orange and black sections and white spots on the side of the body. Wings often dark....
  • Banded Caterpillar Parasite

    Ichneumon promissorius

    Region
    South
    Adults are 14 mm long, with the front part of the body (head and thorax) black with white spots and the rear part of the body (abdomen) is orange and black with white rings at the base. They have a constricted “waist” between the thorax and abdomen and females have...