John K. Saichuk, Meszaros, Anna | 12/14/2011 2:29:02 AM
Aphids have several natural enemies. The most commons are the lady beetles and parasitic wasps. Both larvae and adults of lady beetles are predators of aphids. These beetles are voracious predators. Their presence usually indicates presence of aphids. Pupae are inactive, they don’t move and feed.
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