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August 23, 2018

Ophiocordyceps infected Cicada Killer Wasp

Filed under: Cicada Killer Wasps,Ophiocordyceps — Dan @ 9:02 am

Graduate students at the West Virginia University’s Kasson Laboratory discovered a Cicada Killer Wasp (Sphecius speciosus) infected with Ophiocordyceps (a type of fungi). Ophiocordyceps can also infect cicadas.