All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

This Parasitic wasp is laying her egg in an aphid! (Note the following photos of the aphid mummies) The wasp is doing my tomato plants a big favor by killing the aphids. However, at the rate the aphids reproduce, I think they are going to win that cont...
This Parasitic wasp is laying her egg in an aphid! (Note the following photos of the aphid mummies) The wasp is doing my tomato plants a big favor by killing the aphids. However, at the rate the aphids reproduce, I think they are going to win that contest!
Unfortunately, this photo is not as sharp as I would like, I took this macro image hand-held at 8:30 p.m. and there was a slight breeze, so all the elements were working against me!

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