Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#568018
Gall on cherry leaf midrib

Gall on cherry leaf midrib
Dixville, Coos County, New Hampshire, USA
August 23, 2011

Moved
Moved from Gall Midges.

Moved
Moved from Unidentified Galls.
Charley this was on a black cherry. Thanks for the info.

 
Upper side?
Just curious, was there a slot running along the length of the gall on the upper side of the leaf? This reminds me of some galls that have that feature on other host plants.

 
Upper side
I didn't photograph the upper side because there was virtually no sign of the gall there.

Cecidomyiinae
This may be an undescribed species--not a perfect match for either of the two known cherry leaf galls. Was this black cherry?

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.