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Parasitic Gallery

Available as Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 105 pictures in our Parasitic collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

A twisted-wing parasite (Xenos moutoni) Featured Print

A twisted-wing parasite (Xenos moutoni)

A twisted-wing parasite (Xenos moutoni), female parasitising a Yellow hornet (Vespa simillima). Larvae attach themselves to foraging hornets and possibly enter larval bodies of the host hornets. They do not directly kill the hornets but infested hornets become inactive and do not share in colony maintenance and development. Japan

A cistanche (Cistanche tubelosa) Featured Print

A cistanche (Cistanche tubelosa)

A cistanche (Cistanche tubelosa), a plant without chlorophyll that parasitises roots of other plants to get its nutrients and water from them. It, like other members of the genus, is used in Chinese medicine great numbers of disorders, the ingredient drug being collected in spring before the plant sprouts, by slicing its stems. Israel

Hornet (Vespa dybowskii) Featured Print

Hornet (Vespa dybowskii)

Hornet (Vespa dybowskii), the only social parasite among the hornets. It takes over the nest of European hornets (Vespa crabro) or Yellow hornets (Vespa simllima), and induces tens or hundreds of workers to accept its eggs and young, turning the host colony members into its slaves. Sometimes it establishes its own nest. Japan