gall gnat

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Noun1.gall gnat - fragile mosquito-like flies that produce galls on plantsgall gnat - fragile mosquito-like flies that produce galls on plants
dipteran, dipteron, dipterous insect, two-winged insects - insects having usually a single pair of functional wings (anterior pair) with the posterior pair reduced to small knobbed structures and mouth parts adapted for sucking or lapping or piercing
Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor - small fly whose larvae damage wheat and other grains
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Phytophagous Cecidomyiidae generally have narrow host-plant ranges (Gagne 1986) with more than 90% of them inducing galls on a single host-plant species (Skuhrava et al.
In this connection, it should be remembered harms provoked in cultivated plots by Cecidomyiidae such as Mayetiola destructor Say.
Las hojas vivas de este arbol presentaban numerosas agallas de Cecidomyiidae abandonadas, pero no se encontraron thrips inquilinos; 18.
Cecidomyiidae larvae dissected from galls on Acacia aroma were identified as "not Neolasioptera" (R.
The leaf galls are formed by a still not described species of Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) in Pakistan.
Fossil Sciaroidea (Diptera) in Cretaceous ambers, exclusive of Cecidomyiidae, Sciaridae, and Keroplatidae.
altissimus Categoria alimenticia (N=37) (N=5) Monocotyledoneae Poaceae Glumas-lemnas, raiz, semilla Hoja-epidermis, tallo, fruto, X X espigilla Cyperaceae Hoja-epidermis, tallo, fruto X Dicotiledoneas Asteraceae Hoja-epidermis, aquenios, semilla, fruto Piperaceae Semillas enteras Hoja-epidermis, semilla restos, tallo, raiz, estambres, pericarpo de fruto Insecta Coleoptera Carabidae X X Coccinellidae X Curculionidae X Scarabaeidae X Hemiptera Pentatomidae X Cicadelidae X Lepidoptera Nymphalidae X Diptera Cecidomyiidae X Hymenoptera X Phthiraptera X Diplura X Arachnida X M.
Cecidomyiidae Chironomidae Heliomyzidae Amoebahria defessa OSTEN SACKEN Mycetophylidae Leio sp.
Efeitos da sazonalidade e do tamanho da planta hospedeira na abundancia de galhas de Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) em Piper arboreum (Piperaceae).
En las tres zonas las familias Cecidomyiidae, Dolichopodidae y Tipuliidae emergieron continuamente durante el tiempo de estudio.