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Species Callirhytis seminator - Wool Sower

Wool Sower Gall on Oak (Callirhytis seminator) - Callirhytis seminator Wool Sower Gall on Oak (Callirhytis seminator) - Callirhytis seminator Oak Gall - Callirhytis seminator Wool sower gall - Callirhytis seminator Callirhytis seminator Callirhytis seminator Wood Sower - Callirhytis seminator Wood Sower - Callirhytis seminator
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" (parasitic Apocrita))
Superfamily Cynipoidea
Family Cynipidae (Gall Wasps)
Tribe Cynipini
Genus Callirhytis
Species seminator (Wool Sower)
Size
Around 20mm in diameter.
Identification
White with pink spots detachable stem gall on Quercus alba. Many celled.
Season
Spring gall.
Remarks
Parasitoid:
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