Image Number: 5458356

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Symptoms
Description:
Eyespot gall on a red maple leaf caused by the larvae of a midge.
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Field

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Image location:
Candor, Tioga County, New York, United States

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: Oligotrophini
Genus: Acericecis
Subject: Acericecis ocellaris (Osten Sacken, 1862)

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Sapindales
Family: Aceraceae
Genus: Acer
Subject: Acer rubrum L.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, February 2, 2012
Image last updated:
Thursday, February 2, 2012