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Sphinx larva (poecila?) parasitized by braconid pupae - Sphinx

Sphinx larva (poecila?) parasitized by braconid pupae - Sphinx
Fen along East end of Lake Ontario, Oswego County, New York, USA
July 15, 2012
Larva was feeding on sweet gale, Myrica gale.

Moved from ID Request.

This is Sphinx poecila/gordius.

the parasitoids belong to the subfamily Microgastrinae.

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