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Species Asphondylia auripila

Asphondylia auripila Gall close-up - Asphondylia auripila Asphondylia auripila? - Asphondylia auripila Asphondylia auripila? - Asphondylia auripila Resembles creosote midge gall of Asphondylia auripila? - Asphondylia auripila Shrub ornament - Asphondylia auripila Gall midge? - Asphondylia auripila Creosote gall midge (Asphondylia auripila)? - Asphondylia auripila
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 Cecidomyiidi
Tribe Asphondyliini
Genus Asphondylia
No Taxon (creosote bush feeding species)
Species auripila (Asphondylia auripila)
Food
Larvae form galls in creosote bush (Larrea tridentata).