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Hickory Bullet Galls - Caryomyia tubicola Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
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Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
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Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
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Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
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Hickory Bullet Galls - Caryomyia tubicola

Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow

Hickory Bullet Galls - Caryomyia tubicola <br />
Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
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Hickory Bullet Galls - Caryomyia tubicola Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
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Hickory Bullet Galls - Caryomyia tubicola <br />
Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83003/galls_on_hickory_carya_sp._leaves.html<br />
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Hickory Bullet Galls - Caryomyia tubicola <br />
Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
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Hickory Bullet Galls - Caryomyia tubicola Habitat: I spotted the galls on the leaves of several hickory (Carya sp.) saplings in a small, woodland meadow<br />
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    comments (2)

  1. Hard for me to choose a favorite! These are so cool! Posted 4 months ago
    1. There were at least 4-5 different types of galls on these hickory leaves. I took lots of photos and hope to go back on Saturday to see their progress. Posted 4 months ago

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''Caryomyia tubicola'', the hickory bullet gall midge, is a species of gall midge 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 10, 2019. Captured Aug 10, 2019 09:08 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/16.0
  • 1/256s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm