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Family Cecidomyiidae - Gall Midges and Wood Midges


Vitisiella brevicauda galls on grape leaves and stems - Vitisiella brevicauda Cecidomyiidae, ovipositor - female ?Lestodiplosis ex ?Calycomyza mine in Solidago rugosa - male Willow Pinecone Gall Midge - Rabdophaga strobiloides Vitis riparia galls - Schizomyia vitiscoryloides Another kind of goldenrod gall? - Schizomyia racemicola Leigh Farm Park Leaf galls on Liriodendron tulipifera D_G38 2017 1 - Resseliella liriodendri

small fly - Anarete - male Wood Midge Tiny fly - Anarete - male Tiny fly - Anarete Small Gnat - female Dipteran Sciaroidea? fungus gnat?

Which Gall Midge? Gall Midge - Catocha Empididae? Wood Midge - Monardia Fly on bluet - female Wood Midge - Catocha betsyae - female Mycophila speyeri (Barnes 1926) - Mycophila speyeri - male Fungus gnat?

Gall Midge - Cecidomyiidae Midge or Gnat? midge - Claspettomyia - female Fly gall midge - Camptomyia Gall Midge Gall midge - Asynapta - female Chironomidae ?

spider-legged fly - Haplusia rubra What is it? - Winnertzia - female Fly??? - Haplusia rubra what is this, a mosquito?  - Haplusia Mystery Fly - Neostenoptera appalachiensis Mystery Fly - Neostenoptera appalachiensis Miastor metraloas (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) male. In dorsal view. - Miastor metraloas - male Cecidomyiidae? - Heteropeza pygmaea - female