Olive fruit midge (Lasioptera berlesiana), this small insect lays its eggs in the exit holes of the olive flies, whose larvae maggots devour the larvae in their gallery. He can not pierce the cuticle of the olives.
Jean Lecomte / Biosphoto
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Image size: 3541x4724 pixels (11.8"x15.7" @300dpi)
Shooting date : 2009-08-31