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Genus Neolasioptera

Cecidomyiidae, Jewel weed gall - Neolasioptera impatientifolia Stem gall, Monarda - Neolasioptera monardi Neolasioptera -Sphaeralcea ambigua gall - Neolasioptera Cecidomyiidae, woodland Eutrochium - Neolasioptera Gall - Neolasioptera farinosa Cecidomyiidae, a third exit, larva inside  - Neolasioptera Herbivory, Lobelia siphilitica - Neolasioptera Chapel Hill stem gall on Erechtites hieracifolius D_G123 2021 1 - Neolasioptera undescribed-species-on-erechtites
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Bibionomorpha (Gnats, Gall Midges, and March Flies)
Superfamily Sciaroidea (Fungus Gnats and Gall Midges)
Family Cecidomyiidae (Gall Midges and Wood Midges)
Subfamily Cecidomyiinae (Gall Midges)
Supertribe Lasiopteridi
Tribe Alycaulini
Genus Neolasioptera
Habitat
Larvae found in stem galls (1).
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The Plant-Feeding Gall Midges of North America
Raymond J. Gagné. 1989. Cornell University Press.