Definitions

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  • n. An insect that parasitizes another parasitic insect.
  • n. Any parasite whose host is a parasite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hyperparasitic insect, or one which exhibits hyperparasitism.

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Examples

  • A possible hyperparasite of sugarcane rust: Cladosporium uredinicola Speg

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