, Volume 46, Issue 1, pp 130–132 | Cite as

A scientific note about a parasitoid that can parasitize the yellow-legged hornet, Vespa velutina nigrithorax, in Europe

Scientific note


Conopidae Conops vesicularis endoparasitoid queen death Asiatic hornet 



This study received support from the local government (Région Centre, France). The authors would also like to thank A.G. Bagnères for providing helpful comments and J. Pearce for her English revisions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IRBI UMR CNRS 6172, Université de ToursToursFrance

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