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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Andricus

Clustered Midrib Gall Wasp - Andricus dimorphus oak leaf gall - Andricus nigricens Gall id request - Andricus confertus Andricus atrimentus ? - Andricus atrimentus Andricus crystallinus Liodora pattersonae - Andricus pattersonae Stalked oak gall - Andricus pedicellatus Plate Gall Wasp - Andricus pattersonae
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
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.