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Species Glypta fumiferanae

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