Amphibolips femoratus

Family: Cynipidae | Genus: Amphibolips
Detachable: detachable
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Shape: sphere
Season: Spring
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Alignment:
Walls: thin, radiating-fibers
Location: lower leaf
Form: oak apple
Cells: monothalamous
Possible Range:i
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Andricus femoratus
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On The Cynipidous Galls of Florida

A small, very thin shelled globular gall, containing a larval cell held in place by fine radiating filaments; diameter 0.3 inch. Described from one specimen reared May, 1886 [On Quercus laurifolia]

- William Ashmead: (1887) On The Cynipidous Galls of Florida©

Reference: https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32293#page/151/mode/1up


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