Philotrypesis caricae (Linnaeus, 1762)
Inquiline of Blastophaga psenes. With her long ovipositor the female deposits from the outside of the fig in florets that have been galled by Blastophaga. The inquiline larva feeds rapidly on gall tissue, and outcompetes the Bastophaga larva that perishes.
Moraceae, narrowly monophagous
Mifsud, Falzon, Malumphy ao (2012a), Vovlas & Larizzza (1996a).