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Goldenrod gall parasitoid fauna - Torymus - female

Goldenrod gall parasitoid fauna - Torymus - Female
Pennypack Restoration Trust, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
July 25, 2009
Size: 2 mm, ovipositor 2 mm.
It came out of one of the little goldenrod blister galls I collected on 7/22/09.
It looks similar to
Which was identified as a Torymid, however the back legs are very different, they are not thickened.
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Goldenrod gall parasitoid fauna - Torymus - female Goldenrod gall parasitoid fauna - Torymus - female

Moved
Identified by my torymid contact, who says it is probably Torymus solidaginis.

Moved from Torymidae.

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Moved from ID Request.

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