Andricus bakrachus Melika, Mutun & Dinç, 2014

Hymenoptera, Cynipidae

on Quercus

gall

5-6 high and wide galling of a terminal bud, shaped like a bell beaker. The young gall is orange brown and covered with short white hairs, the mature gall is smooth and darker brown. Adult wasps emerge in September.

hostplants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus infectoria, macranthera.

notes

species described from Turkey; only asexual females are known.

references

Mutun, Dinç, Bozsó & Melika (2014a).

10/01/2017

mod 28.vi.2017