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Species Eurytoma gigantea

Eurytomid Wasp - Eurytoma gigantea - female Goldenrod gall residents (goldenrod fauna) - Eurytoma gigantea - female Goldenrod round gall residents. Parasitoid - Eurytoma gigantea - female Parasitoid larva in goldenrod round gall - Eurytoma gigantea Parasitoid larva in goldenrod round gall - Eurytoma gigantea Chalcidoid - Eurytoma gigantea - female Chalcidoid - Eurytoma gigantea - female Parasitoid wasp in a spherical gall in Solidago rugosa - Eurytoma gigantea
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitoid Apocrita))
Superfamily Chalcidoidea (Chalcidoid Wasps)
Family Eurytomidae
Subfamily Eurytominae
Genus Eurytoma
Species gigantea (Eurytoma gigantea)
Explanation of Names
Eurytoma gigantea Walsh 1870
Range
across the US & Canada(1)
Food
Parasitoid of Eurosta solidaginis (Tephritidae) on Solidago (Asteraceae)(1)