Image Number: 5445589

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Descriptor:
Larva(e)
Description:
Midge larva is visible when needle is broken open at the gall
Image type:
Laboratory

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Image location:
Vernon, B.C., Canada

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Nematocera
Infraorder: Bibionomorpha
Family: Cecidomyiidae
Subfamily: Cecidomyiinae
Tribe: Cecidomyiini
Genus: Contarinia
Subject: Contarinia pseudotsugae Condrashoff, 1961

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Pseudotsuga
Subject: Pseudotsuga menziesii (Mirbel) Franco
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Image uploaded:
Friday, November 4, 2011
Image last updated:
Tuesday, December 13, 2011