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Pontania

Gall of some kind? - Euura californica Midge hatched from Willow Leaf gall - Euura Red lumps - Euura Tenthredinidae, dead larva - Euura Gall Insect - Euura Tenthredinidae, larva - Euura Tenthredinidae, Willow leaf galls - Euura Pontania (1) - Euura
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Symphyta" - Sawflies, Horntails, and Wood Wasps)
Family Tenthredinidae (Common Sawflies)
Subfamily Nematinae
Tribe Nematini (Willow Sawflies and allies)
Genus Euura
No Taxon Pontania
Explanation of Names
Pontania Costa 1859
Numbers
42 spp. in our area(1)
Remarks
these sawflies form round galls in willow leaves. Parasitoids include Lathrostizus (Ichneumonidae):
Print References
(2)
Internet References
P. proxima (Willow Redgall Sawfly) Species page (dead link) (3)