Linden Wart Gall Midge Contarinia verrucicola Osten Sacken, 1875    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Diptera   >   Family Cecidomyiidae   >   Genus Contarinia   


Larvae develop in warty galls on leaves, twigs, and fruit of American and European lindens (Tilia spp.) (BugGuide).


Found on American and European Lindens including American Basswood.

There is 1 record in the project database.

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Linden Wart Gall Midge on a Basswood leaf in Garrett Co., Maryland (6/19/2016). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

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