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Life Cycle
A. (1) eggs, (2) larva, (3) elongated gall, and (4) section of the gall following adult release, (5) adult. B. section of gall showing the pupa. C. Life stages of chalcid wasp parasite of O. javanica (From Soerjani, 1970)
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Nematocera
Infraorder: Bibionomorpha
Family: Cecidomyiidae
Subfamily: Cecidomyiidi
Tribe: Cecidomyiini
Genus: Orseolia
Subject: Orseolia javanica Kieffer & van Leeuwen-Reijinvaan, 1910


Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Commelinidae
Order: Cyperales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Imperata
Subject: Imperata cylindrica (L.) Beauv.
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Tuesday, May 29, 2001
Image last updated:
Tuesday, October 7, 2014