gall wasp

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Synonyms for gall wasp

small solitary wasp that produces galls on oaks and other plants

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since this last gall insect were found on the leaves of C.
The position of the leaves in the stems can also affect the colonization of gall insects.
Gall insects may be buffered from environmental variation (Fay et al.
Complex galls are likely to be occupied by the gall insect for a longer period than are simple galls.
Some of them are external parasite of the immature stages of hymenopterous, paraticularly gall-cynipids, others parasitize larvae of other gall insects.
rufomarginata, Eunica bechina Hewitson (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae), Prodiplosis floricola (Felt) (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae), and petiole gall insects (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) on C.
The most important family of gall insects is Cecidomyiidae (Diptera), predominant in almost all zoogeographic regions, both tropical and temperate.
This was a reasonable assumption, as the endophyte has a demonstrated negative affect on survival of one of the gall insects.
The effect of stem gall insects on life history pattern in Solidago canadensis.
bechina infestations as well as Edessa rufomarginata De Geer (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae), Prodiplosis floricola Felt (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) and petiole gall insects (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) on C.
Rearing out gall insects, dissecting galls, and visual inspections of galls in the field all give statistically indistinguishable estimates of parasitism rates (P.
The gall insects of goldenrods (Compositae: Solidago) with a revision of the species of Rhopalomyia (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae).