Images: Trichogramma kaykai female parasitoid wasp parasitizing a moth egg (left); stained egg of the parasitic wasp Trichogramma kaykai containing brightly staining Wolbachia (right)

Source: Richard Stouthamer, Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside.
Credit: Duotone Wageningen, The Netherlands

Caption: Trichogramma kaykai are infected with Wolbachia symbionts that induce complete parthenogenetic reproduction in these wasps.
Source: Jack Werren, Biology Department, University of Rochester
Credit: M. Salverda and R. Stouthamer

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