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Contact: Iqbal Pittalwala
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University of California - Riverside

Tamarixia radiata

Caption: This is a female Tamarixia radiata, highly magnified. The tiny parasitic wasp lays eggs in Asian citrus psyllid nymphs, eventually killing them.

Credit: Jason Mottern, UC Riverside

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