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Odd looking Wild Rose Galls - Torymus bedeguaris

Odd looking Wild Rose Galls - Torymus bedeguaris
In Westwood - elevation 5100ft, Lassen County, California, USA
November 14, 2012
A close up of all six wasp specimens; one of which appears to be a female.

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Odd looking Wild Rose Galls - Torymus bedeguaris Odd looking Wild Rose Galls - Torymus bedeguaris Odd looking Wild Rose Galls - Torymus bedeguaris

Gall parasitoids
It reminds me of my finding on goldenrod galls. In this case there were more than one species.

 
Very nice series!
Makes me wonder what the rose gall maker host was for my set of wasps.

Moved

Two Close up specimens: