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Slug caterpillar with parasite - Lithacodes fasciola

Slug caterpillar with parasite - Lithacodes fasciola
Atco, Camden County, New Jersey, USA
August 16, 2010
Found on Black Cherry leaf. I believe parasite is Braconid Wasp cocoons.
Feel free to frass if the Guide doesn't need this image.

Close up
A second image with a close up of the parasitic wasps would be very helpful and it could go on the parasitic wasps page. See this example

 
Sorry...
I'm sorry I forgot to respond to your last comment!
Well, I tried to make cocoon close-up image, but this image is too bright and just not good image as others... So I gave up...

 
Perhaps
Maybe you don't have the right program for cropping and darkening the image a tiny bit. This is what I had in mind:

Of course, if you have any objections I will promptly delete that image. Or else, I can e-mail it to you so you can post it on your own.
I think that it is a very valuable image. It shows the caps of the cocoons very nicely. It is worth having it in the guide.

 
Thank you!
Thank you Beatriz! I upload another parasitized caterpillar image for the guide :)

Parasitic wasp
This probably would be more useful on the parasitic wasps section. Or you could submit a close-up that emphasizes the cocoons and post it there and you could link both images.

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