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Tanaostigmodes albiclavus - female

Tanaostigmodes albiclavus - Female
Florida Canyon, Santa Rita Mountains, Pima County, Arizona, USA
March 18, 2016
Size: Length 2.9 mm.
Reared from gall on Mimosa biuncifera.
Gall collected 3-18-16. Adult emerged 4-24-16.
Identification made from description in, New World Tanaostigmatidae by John LaSalle, Contributions of the American Entomological Institute V. 23, No. 1, 1987.

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Moved from ID Request.

Awaiting page creation
After seeing the ID on the second photo, I asked in the "requests for additional guide pages" forum for an editor who understands Chalcidoidea classification to create the new pages to hold this.

Nice find...
Will ask Dr. Gibson to confirm.

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