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Related / Similar Words: gall midge, gall gnat, gall wasp, cynipid wasp, cynipid gall wasp

 

Definition:
  • any of various insects that deposit their eggs in plants causing galls in which the larvae feed;
  • fragile mosquito-like flies that produce galls on plants;
  • small solitary wasp that produces galls on oaks and other plants;

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    Hyponyms: Hessian fly, Mayetiola destructor

     

    Member Meronyms: Cecidomyidae, family Cecidomyidae, Cynipidae, family Cynipidae

     

     
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