Andricus, Hartig, 1840

Shachar, Einat, Melika, George, Inbar, Moshe & Dorchin, Netta, 2018, The oak gall wasps of Israel (Hymenoptera, Cynipidae, Cynipini) - diversity, distribution and life history, Zootaxa 4521 (4), pp. 451-498 : 470

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4521.4.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A4FD6137-25B0-43D5-845B-B4FDF4E9F5D7

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5949912

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/AC1F87FE-FFF7-FF95-FF61-FF7FFC58B698

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Plazi

scientific name

Andricus
status

 

Andricus sp. 2

Host plant in Israel. Q. boissieri .

Life history. Known only from the catkin galls of the sexual generation. These are small, spherical galls, 2 mm in diameter, light brown to yellow, densely covered by short whitish hairs, single-chambered, and are found in clusters ( Fig. 28 View FIGURES 23–28 ).

Phenology. Galls were found in May but no adults were reared from them.

Distribution. Israel: Observed only once on a single tree in Mt. Kahal.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Cynipidae