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

Genus Andricus

Gall - Cynipid Wasp - Andricus gigas - Andricus gigas - female Fuzzy Oak Gall - Andricus quercusflocci Andricus brunneus ? - Andricus brunneus gall on white oak - Andricus chinquapin Lobed Gall on Swamp White Oak - Andricus quercusstrobilanus Gall on an oak leaf. - Andricus pattoni Gall on an oak leaf. - Andricus pattoni oak disc galls - Andricus parmula
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.