Specimen 159 - Yeji Park

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Location of collection:

GGC Site 2

Date of collection:

September 2012

Shannon-Wiener Index of Biodiversity:


Distinguishing morphological features of Order:

Body: often "wasp-like"

wings: 4 membranous present

Antennae: fairly long

mouth:well developed chewing mandibls

Sub-order ? Family ? After sequencing, genus and species ?

Sub-order: Apocrita

Geographical Distribution:

World Wide

Life cycle:

Egg-> Larva-> Pupa-> Adult

Sexual dimorphism:

The number of chromosomes an indiviual possesses determined the sex of hymenoptera.

What it eats:Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage

They are mostly herbivorous, which they are feeding on leaves or pine needles.

Bees feed on nectar and pollen.

Habitat: Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage

soil, leaf litter, on grasses, shrubs, and trees

Ecological Importance: Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage

Hymenoptera, the most prevalent and successful of insect parasites.

Plants cannot reproduce without the helpful intervention by hymenoptera.

Economic/agricultural/human health importance: Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage

Pollination is essential for human nutrition.

PCR product: gel picture?

Sequence data:

Other specimens were done

Specimen 160 - Yeji Park

Specimen 161 - Yeji Park

Specimen 162 - Yeji Park

Specimen 163 - Yeji Park

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