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Abstract

Parasitoids and alternate hosts of gypsy moth in Beijing area.

Abstract

The biology of 17 parasitoids of gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar) in Beijing, China, is described. In addition, a list of alternate hosts (which infest forest trees in the area) of these parasitoids is presented and the developmental stages at which these hosts are parasitized are identified.