A new species of Andricus Hartig oak gall wasp from Turkey (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae, Cynipini)

Serdar Dinc, Serap Mutun, George Melika

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A new species of oak gall wasp, Andricus shuhuti (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae: Cynipini) is described from Turkey. This species is known only from asexual females and induces galls on the twigs and young shoots of Quercus vulcanica and Q. infectoria. Data on the diagnosis, distribution and biology of the new species are given.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)122-127
Number of pages6
JournalNorth-Western Journal of Zoology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2014



  • Andricus
  • Cynipini
  • Distribution
  • New species
  • Taxonomy
  • Turkey

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Animal Science and Zoology

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