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Tribe Cynipini

Live Oak Gallfly - Callirhytis quercuspomiformis - female yet another short-haired fuzzy Arizona gall - Andricus sulfureus Gall IMG_0343 - Amphibolips Cynipidae, acorn plum gall wasp, lateral - Amphibolips quercusjuglans Callirhytis seminator? - Callirhytis seminator oak galls with ants Cynipidae - Callirhytis quercusbatatoides Cynips?  Cynips quercusfolii? - Amphibolips quercusjuglans
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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cynipsera Latreille, 1802
34 genera and about 1000 species worldwide (1).
Gallers on Fagaceae (Quercus, Castanea, Chrysolepis, Lithocarpus. (1)