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05/29/2013
Aphytis Melinus
Aphytis - Aphytis melinus Aphytis linganensis Red scale parasitoids
Aphytis Melinus
Target Pests Red Scale, Oriental Scale, Oleander Scale Crops suitable Citrus, passion fruit, olives, walnuts, roses, papaws and ornamentals. Description Tiny yellow wasps capable of short flights within a tree or to the next tree. Adult female lays her eggs under the scale cover onto the body of female scales. After hatching the aphytis larva feeds on the scale insect. Want to learn more....http://www.goodbugs.org.au/Good%20bugs%20available/Resources/aphytis.pdf
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