Isopoda, Cabiropsidae) a hyperparasite
of Bopyroides hippolytes Kroyer from the shrimp Pandalus borealis.
The fungal group Microspora in the family Unikaryonidae can act as a hyperparasite
on trematode larvae when ingested by a snail host, and microsporidia can reduce Fasciola hepatica infections in snails (Canning et al.
Gliocladium catenulaum: hyperparasite
of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum and Fusarium species.
Biology of the Hyperparasite
Pachyneuron concolor (Forster) (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) reared on Microterys flavus (Howard) in brown soft scale.
Trichoderma pseudokoningii is a hyperparasite
on hyphae of many plant pathogens.
mistaken for an inflorescence: The identity and typification of Phoradendron rusbyi Britton (Viscaceae).
asthenogmus (Waterston), two primary parasites of cockroach oothecae, and on their hyperparasite
This fungus is what we call a hyperparasite
," says McBeath.
When a normal parasite invades one of these hyperparasites
and attempts to reproduce using the host's copy procedure, the hyperparasite
substitutes its own code for the unsuspecting organism to copy throughout its life.