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Species Ooencyrtus kuvanae

Encyrtid Wasps (Ooencyrtus kuvanae) - Ooencyrtus kuvanae Courtship - Ooencyrtus kuvanae - male - female gypsy moth egg parasitoid wasp - Ooencyrtus kuvanae gypsy moth egg parasitoid wasp - Ooencyrtus kuvanae Winged insects on fuzzy substance - Ooencyrtus kuvanae
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitic Apocrita))
Superfamily Chalcidoidea (Chalcid Wasps)
Family Encyrtidae (Encyrtids)
Subfamily Encyrtinae
Genus Ooencyrtus
Species kuvanae (Ooencyrtus kuvanae)
Introduced from Japan to combat the Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar).
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