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EENY-505: An Asian Citrus Psyllid Parasitoid: Diaphorencyrtus aligarhensis (Shafee, Alam and Agarwal) (Insecta: Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae)

Figure 2. Immature life stages of Diaphorencyrtus aligarhensis (Shafee, Alam and Agarwal), a parasitoid of the Asian citrus psyllid, Diaphorina citri (Kuwayama). Eggs shown 12 hours (A) and 24 hours (B) after oviposition. First (C), second (D), third (E) instar larvae, and a fourth instar larva (F) shown shortening by constriction upon entering the prepupal stage.

Credit: Eric Rohrig, University of Florida