Andricus notholithocarpi, n. sp. (Hymenoptera, Cynipidae, Cynipini) from California, USA, that induces galls on Notholithocarpus (Fagaceae) is described. Description, diagnoses, biology, and host associations for the new species are given. The different gall types induced by this species are described in detail. The new taxon is supported by morphological and molecular data.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Integrative Systematics: Stuttgart Contributions to Natural History|
|Publication status||Published - 15 Dec 2018|
- Andricus notholithocarpi
- biology, morphology