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Subfamily Cecidomyiinae - Gall Midges

Cocoon - Cecidomyia Gall Midge reared from Saltbush gall - Asphondylia - female gall on Hickory - Caryomyia tubicola Rhododendron tip gall - maybe Clinodiplosis rhododendri - Clinodiplosis rhododendri Jewelweed Gall - Schizomyia impatientis Creosote Resin Gall, Asphondylia resinosa - Asphondylia resinosa midge from Pileolaria brevipes rust of Toxicodendron radicans  - Mycodiplosis Blister galls - Parallelodiplosis subtruncata

Don't know if insect related - Celticecis aciculata Adult elm samara gall midge - Primavera porrecta midge reared from fruiting heads of Helianthus mollis - male Willow Pinecone Gall Midge (Rabdophaga strobiloides)? gall on greenbriar - Meunieriella on-smilax Cecidomyiinae, gall #4 on Bindweed - Neolasioptera convolvuli Dasineura investita SBBG-SCL-TIC_000333 - female

Gall on cherry leaf midrib galls on Spiraea alba Cecidomyiidae, larvae in Prairie Smoke Conyza canadensis flower galls SA_23 2015 1 Bush clover leaf mid-vein pouch galls Spiraea gall (maybe) #1 Cecidomyiinae, Mountain Mint flower galls Cecidomyiinae in Jewelweed