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Eurosta solidaginis (Goldenrod gall fly)

Synonyms: Eurosta asteri; Eurosta fascipennis; Eurosta subfasciatus; Eurosta subfascipennis; Ortalis nuphera; Tephritis asteris

Attributes

Diet [1]  Herbivore

Ecosystems

Predators

Agelaius phoeniceus (Red-winged Blackbird)[2]
Archilochus colubris (Ruby-throated Hummingbird)[2]
Carduelis tristis (American Goldfinch)[2]
Geothlypis trichas (Common Yellowthroat)[2]
Meleagris gallopavo (Wild Turkey)[2]
Misumena vatia (flower spider)[2]
Phidippus audax (Daring Jumping Spider)[2]
Picoides pubescens (Downy Woodpecker)[2]
Poecile carolinensis (Carolina Chickadee)[2]
Rabidosa rabida (Rabid wolf spider)[2]
Tenodera aridifolia (Chinese mantid)[2]

Distribution

Canada & USA (British Columbia & Nova Scotia S to Oregon, Texas & N orth Carolina; Florida?);

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Citations

Species recognized by Norrbom, A. L., L. E. Carroll, F. C. Thompson, I. M. White & A. Freidberg, , in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org 2Study of Northern Virginia Ecology
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