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Diastrophus potentillae - male

Diastrophus potentillae - Male
Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
April 26, 2012
Emerged from a gall on Potentilla simplex collected a few weeks ago.
ID confirmed by Zhiwei Liu, who added: "The picture actually shows well the characteristic pointed scutellum."