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Superfamily Cynipoidea

Beaked Twig Gall Wasp? - Disholcaspis plumbella what ARE they? - Andricus gigas Arizona oak gall wasp condo Neuroterus saltatorius? - female Cynipid ? - female Andricus quercusflocci? St. Andrews leaf galls on Quercus margaretta SA_G120 2017 1 Cynipidae, perhaps Spiny Leaf Gall Wasp - Diplolepis

Tiny blackish Wasp with reduced wing veneration and orange-tan extremities. Small black wasp from goldenrod Figitid ex agromyzid ex Rudbeckia laciniata - Gronotoma Figitid ex agromyzid ex Baccharis salicifolia - Zaeucoila robusta - female Tiny wasps injecting larva Figitid? Figitidae wasp

Wasp 1 - Ibalia anceps Wood wasp? - Ibalia anceps Ibalia anceps - female Ibalia anceps - female Wasp - Ibalia anceps Ibaliidae, dorsal - Ibalia anceps - female Ibaliidae - Ibalia anceps - female Mystery Sawfly - Ibalia anceps