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Diplolepis rosae is a

Robin's Pincushion

Robin's Pincushion ~ http://www.flickr.com/photos/qwertyqwertyqwerty/

species of Gall Wasp which is found in Britain.

This species is common throughout Britain, and cause the Robin's Pincushion Gall on wild roses. The adults fly from April till June, and males are very rare, as females lay eggs without mating.

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