Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Andricus truncicola

Andricus truncicola (Giraud, 1859)

on Quercus

Andricus truncicola

gall (from Houard, 1908a)


small globular bud gall, developing from a dormant bud. Over its entire surface the gall bears short spines that distally widen onto slabs that touch each other, resulting in an additional outer layer that gives the gall the appearance of a warty pea.


Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus dalechampii, infectoria, petraea, pubescens, robur.


The sexual generation could be Andricus cydoniae (Stone ao, 2008a).


Buhr (1965a), Cerasa (2015a), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Hellrigl (2009a, 2012a), Hellrigl & Bodur (2015a), Houard (1908a), Katılmış & Kıyak (2008a), Kemal & Koçak (2010a), Kwast (2012a), Marković (2015a), Melika (2006a), Melika, Csóka & Pujade-Villar (2000a), Mete & Demirsoy (2012a), Stone, Atkinson, Rokas ao (2008a), Tomasi (2014a).

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