Cotesia glomerata [Apanteles glomeratus] (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Braconidae)


Male

Female

Length: 2-4mm; Wingspan: 7mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? Spring - Summer
(Earliest: 22.6)

Attractant Chemicals
Carboxylic Acids Oleic, Palmitic, Stearic

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Principal Food:
(Larva)

Pieris brassicae
Other Food:
(Larva)

Several Nymphalidae

Aporia crataegi

Other Pieris

Callophrys rubi Larva

Several Erebidae

Hemaris fuciformis Larva

Macroglossum stellatarum Larva

Agrotis ipsilon Larva

Autographa gamma

Phigalia pilosaria

Notodonta ziczac Larva

Tethea or Larva

Yponomeuta evonymella

Anthrenus museorum Larva
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Other Nymphalidae

Other Pieridae Larvae

Other Erebidae

Geometridae

Lasiocampidae

Other Noctuidae

Sesiidae Larvae

Other Sphingidae

Tortricidae

Other Yponomeutidae

Other Dermestidae Larvae
Food:
(Adult)

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar
Hyper- parasitoids:
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Insektenbox: Kohlweißlings-Raupenwespe


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