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Aphids and Gall Midge larva

Aphidoletes

Description:

Gall Midge larva hunt and eat aphids.



No species ID suggestions

4 Comments

keithp2012
keithp2012 6 years ago

Thank You that is them!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 6 years ago

I think the little larvae are Gall Midge larvae from Genus Aphidoletes. They feed on Aphids. Look here:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/58829

keithp2012
keithp2012 6 years ago

No, it's some sort of weed, which is why I'm curious to id what species these insects are.

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 6 years ago

Hope that is not a favorite plalnt!

West Babylon, New York, USA

Lat: 40.70, Long: -73.35

Spotted on Sep 14, 2012
Submitted on Sep 14, 2012

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