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Superfamily Cynipoidea

 
 
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Comparative morphology of terminal-instar larvae of Cynipoidea: phylogenetic implications
By J.L. Nieves-Aldrey, H. Vårdal, F. Ronquist
Zoologica Scripta 34: 15–36, 2005

A review of the higher classification of the inquiline gall wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae) and a revision of the Nearctic...
By Ritchie AJ
Doctoral dissertation, Carleton University, 1985
full title is "A review of the higher classification of the inquiline gall wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae) and a revision of the Nearctic species of Periclistus Förster"

available here: https://curve.carleton.ca/c94152c0-bba9-4eae-bf92-657eff3ba7d6

unfortunately, the reproduction of the figures is about what you'd expect for something done in the mid-80's; just about useless

The description of Zapatella davisae, new species, (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae) a pest gallwasp of Black Oak (Quercus velutina)
By Buffington, M.L., G. Melika, M. Davis, and J.S.Elkinton
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 118(1):14-26, 2016
Full title: "The description of Zapatella davisae, new species, (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae) a pest gallwasp of Black Oak (Quercus velutina) in New England, USA."

Review of the genus Leptopilina (Hymenoptera, Cynipoidea, Figitidae, Eucoilinae) from the Eastern United States, including three
By Chia-Hua Lue, Amy C. Driskell, Jeff Leips, Matthew L. Buffington
Journal of Hymenoptera Research 53: 35-76, 2016
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Keys to world Charipinae (Hymenoptera, Cynipoidea, Figitidae)
By Mar Ferrer-Suay, Jesús Selfa, Juli Pujade-Villar
ZooKeys 822: 79–139, 2019

Review of the world genera of oak cynipid wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae, Cynipini)
By George Melika and Warren G. Abrahamson
Parasitic Wasps Evolution Systematics Biodiversity and Biological Control 42(1):150-190, 2002

Notes on cynipid wasps, with descriptions of new North American species
By Lewis H. Weld
Proceedings of the United States National Museum, Vol. 61, Art. 18, 1922

Phylogeny, Evolution and Classification of Gall Wasps: The Plot Thickens
By Ronquist F, Nieves-Aldrey J-L, Buffington ML, Liu Z, Liljeblad J, Nylander JAA
PLoS ONE 10(5): e0123301, 2015
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0123301

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