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Cecidomyiidae galls (Tall Thoroughwort) - Neolasioptera perfoliata

Cecidomyiidae galls (Tall Thoroughwort) - Neolasioptera perfoliata
Red Oak Prairie, Allamakee County, Iowa, USA
October 19, 2011
Finally, I was able to ID the plants whose stem galls were collected in 2008.
Same as these
But I have lots of questions.
The fore gall to the left looks as if something else might be going on. Anyone have an opinion?
Galls collected October 11, 2011

This is a batch rearing.

R Gagné says: "Neolasioptera perfoliata (Felt)"
Specimens deposited NMNH.

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Cecidomyiidae galls (Tall Thoroughwort) - Neolasioptera perfoliata Cecidomyiidae (Tall Thoroughwort), a sampling Cecidomyiidae, lateral - Neolasioptera perfoliata Cecidomyiidae, dorsal - Neolasioptera perfoliata Eulophidae, parasitoid on Cecidomyiidae Eurytomidae, parasitoid on Cecidomyiidae - male - female Eurytomidae parasitoid on Cecidomyiidae, wasp #2 - male Eurytomidae parasitoid on Cecidomyiidae, wasp #3 - female Cecidomyiidae (Tall Thoroughwort) - Neolasioptera perfoliata Cecidomyiidae (Tall Thoroughwort) - Neolasioptera perfoliata Cecidomyiidae (Tall Thoroughwort) - Neolasioptera perfoliata Parasitoid on Cecidomyiidae, pupa parasitoid on Cecidomyiidae, pupaX

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