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Species Andricus burnetti

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hymenoptera (Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies)
No Taxon ("Parasitica" - Parasitoid Wasps)
Superfamily Cynipoidea
Family Cynipidae (Gall Wasps)
Tribe Cynipini (Oak Gall Wasps)
Genus Andricus
Species burnetti (Andricus burnetti)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Trichoteras burnetti
Identification
Larvae create golden, hairy polythalamous bud or petiole galls on Quercus palmeri (Palmer's oak) in California.