Josephiella microcarpae Beardsley & Rasplus, 2001

Hymenoptera, Agaonidae

on Ficus

gall

irregular, hairless swelling of the leaf, about equally protruding at both faces, ± a cm in diameter, often several together. Bivoltine, pupation in the gall; the imago leaves the gall through an undesurface opening.

hostplants

Moraceae, narrowly monophagous

Ficus microcarpa.

references

Mifsud, Falzon, Malumphy ao (2012a).

14/05/2017

mod 27.vi.2018