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Galls on Goldenrod Flowers - Schizomyia racemicola Habitat: Meadow Geotagged,Schizomyia,Schizomyia racemicola,Summer,United States,galls,goldenrod Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

    comments (4)

  1. Wow, would have totally assumed it to be part of the flower. Posted 5 months ago
    1. The larvae inside the gall are very pretty:
      https://bugguide.net/node/view/705362/bgimage
      Posted 5 months ago
      1. They look like Haribo. Posted 5 months ago
        1. Lol. They must also taste the same. Posted 5 months ago

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''Schizomyia racemicola'' is a species of gall midges in the family Cecidomyiidae.

Similar species: True Flies
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Aug 9, 2022. Captured Sep 8, 2021 11:27 in 9 East St, Litchfield, CT 06759, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/4.0
  • 1/332s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm