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Genus Andricus

Clustered Gall Wasp - Andricus brunneus - female galls - Andricus dimorphus Andricus brunneus Gall found on the ground - Andricus quercuscalifornicus - female Galls - Andricus quercusfoliatus Stalked oak gall - Andricus pedicellatus Gall Wasp second specimen - Andricus quercuscalifornicus A. reticulatus  - Andricus reticulatus
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
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Adleria, Dros, Liodora, and Trichoteras are junior synonyms (Melika and Abrahamson 2002).
Print References
Melika, George and Warren G. Abrahamson. 2002. Review of the world genera of oak cynipid wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae, Cynipini). Parasitic Wasps Evolution Systematics Biodiversity and Biological Control 42(1):150-190.