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Jewelweed Galls - Schizomyia impatientis

Jewelweed Galls - Schizomyia impatientis
Wildwood Park; Radford, Virginia, USA
September 12, 2014
Galls were hanging from Impatiens pallida where fruit should have been. I'd like an Id, please.

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Schizomyia impatientis (Osten Sacken)
These are flower bud galls on Impatiens. The fly, Schizomyia impatientis
is a gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae).

 
Thanks,
John, I appreciate the Id and info!

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