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Parasitic wasp - Cotesia congregata

Parasitic wasp - Cotesia congregata
Kokomo, Howard County, Indiana, USA
October 7, 2011
I gave my neighbor a tobacco hornworm caterpillar she could bring to school and share with her elementary class. I was surprised when she said that the caterpillar had "exploded" :)