Parasitoid wins scrabble

A parasitoid wasp has won the World Scrabble Championship – well, kind of!

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/sep/05/braconid-british-world-scrabble-champion-181-point-word

The word “braconid” bagged a mighty 181 points for Brit Brett Smitheram to win the world champs in Lille – nice one!

Another clear example that parasitoids are beneficial insects.

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