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EENY-334: Sharpshooters, Leafhoppers, Cicadellidae (Insecta: Hemiptera: Auchenorrhyncha: Cicadellidae)

Figure 20. This egg mass has been successfully parasitized by Gonatocerus wasps. Each egg of Homalodisca vitripennis (Germar), the glassy-winged sharpshooter, now has single Gonatocerus pupae inside it, which will soon eclose to an adult wasp.

Credit: Chris Tipping, University of Florida