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Species Glypta fumiferanae

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" - Parasitoid Wasps)
Superfamily Ichneumonoidea (Braconid and Ichneumonid Wasps)
Family Ichneumonidae (Ichneumonid Wasps)
Subfamily Banchinae
Tribe Glyptini
Genus Glypta
Species fumiferanae (Glypta fumiferanae)
NB to BC, south to NM, AZ, and nw. CA(1)
Hosts include Sciapliila duplex, Dioryctria reniculella, Acleris variana, Choristoneura spp., Orgyia pseudotsugata, Melanolophia imitata(1)
Life Cycle
Univoltine, overwinters inside overwintering host larva
Adult life span 38 days average under laboratory conditions, less in nature.