Black Locust Gall Midge Obolodiplosis robiniae (Haldeman, 1847)    Synonyms: Cecidomyia robiniae.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Diptera   >   Family Cecidomyiidae   >   Genus Obolodiplosis   

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Native to North America.

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This species is a pest that forms leaf margin roll galls on Black Locust.

There are 53 records in the project database.

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A Black Locust Gall Midge larva (inset) and leaf margin galls in Harford Co., Maryland (7/26/2022). Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge in Talbot Co., Maryland (7/18/2022). (c) Wayne Longbottom, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge leaf margin roll galls on Black Locust in Baltimore City, Maryland (7/19/2010). Determined by Charley Eiseman/BugGuide. Photo by Thomas Wilson. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midges in Washington Co., Maryland (6/22/2020). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (7/8/2020). (c) jtylerbell, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge in Talbot Co., Maryland (7/18/2022). (c) Wayne Longbottom, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/10/2022). (c) Wayne Longbottom, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/10/2022). (c) Wayne Longbottom, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge in Wicomico Co., Maryland (8/8/2022). (c) Wayne Longbottom, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/31/2022). (c) Wayne Longbottom, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Wayne Longbottom. (MBP list)

Black Locust Gall Midge in Washington Co., Maryland (7/26/2019). Verified by Charley Eiseman/BugGuide. Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)


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