Red Gall Midge
Antennae
Ellura
Biting Midge
Dorsal, ~3mm
 
    
Red Gall Midge (cf Cecidomyiinae sp ES3)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Gall Midge (Cecidomyiidae)
Species: Red Gall Midge (cf Cecidomyiinae sp ES3)
This Photo:     Hairy Body

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
Almost 2mm long
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Copyright © 2017- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 03-Aug-2017
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.