Craneiobia tuba

Detachable: integral
Color: red, green
Texture: pubescent, hairy
Abdundance: rare
Shape: conical
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Alignment: erect
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Location: leaf midrib, between leaf veins
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Cecidomyia tuba
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Insect galls of Springfield, Massachusetts, and vicinity

On leaf of Cornus amomum. Hemispherical above, about 3 mm. in diameter, projecting like a curved tube beneath, about 8 mm., open at end. Light green below, red-brown above. Bright orange larva. Three galls on each leaf.

- FA Stebbins: (1910) Insect galls of Springfield, Massachusetts, and vicinity©


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