Cerroneuroterus lanuginosus (Giraud, 1859)

Hymenoptera, Cynipidae

on Quercus

Cerroneuroterus lanuginosus: galls on Quercus cerris

Quercus cerris, Hungary, Balatonszepezd © László Érsek

Cerroneuroterus lanuginosus: gall on Quercus cerris

a single gall

gall

Long-hairy, thick-discoidal gall, 4-6 mm across, that is attached with one point at the underside of a leaf. The hairs in the central part are orange-brown, more laterally they are greyish-white. The gall tissue around the small central gall chamber has several horizontal cavities.

hostplants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus brantii, cerris, ithaburensis subsp. macrolepis.

synonyms

Neuroterus lanuginosus.

notes

Only the agamous generation is known.

inquilines

Synergus tibialis.

references

Bellmann (2012a), Buhr (1965a), Ceresa (2015a), Cogolludo (1921a), Hellrigl (2009a), Hellrigl & Bodur (2015a), Katılmış & Kıyak (2008a), Kemal & Koçak (2010a), Kollár (2007a), Kwast (2012a), Melika (2006a), Melika, Csóka & Pujade-Villar (2000a), Melika, Pujade-Villar, Abe, Tang, Nicholls, Wachi, Ide, Yang, Pénzes, CsóKa & Stone (2010a), Mete & Demirsoy (2012a), Pujade-Villar, Kwast, Thuroczy & Bellido (2002a), Stefănescu (2009a).

04/04/2017

pub 4.iv.2017 · mod 28.vi.2017