Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Andricus stellatus

Andricus stellatus Melika & Tavakoli, 2008

on Quercus

agamous generation


A monolocular gall on lateral and terminal buds of shoots, consisting of a globular body divided into ± 4 segment-like parts by radiating grooves. Somewhat resembling A. coriarius.

host plants

Fagaceae, monophagous

Quercus infectoria, petraea, pubescens.

distribution within Europe



Azmaz & Katılmış (2015a), Demirel, Tataroğlu & Katilmiş (2023a), Mutun & Dinç (2014a), Tavakoli, Melika, Sadeghi ao (2008a).

Last modified 22.iv.2024