Fig Trees and Wasps

Dr Marie Warren introducing adult wasps onto the figs inside the bags. Dr Marie Warren harvesting ripe figs to collect adult wasps. The tiny wasp on the side is not the study wasp but one of the wasps that lays eggs by piercing the fig with the long ovipositor that looks like a tail.
Delicate adult wasps being placed on a ripe fig with a paint brush.

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