Atrusca carolina

Family: Cynipidae | Genus: Atrusca
Detachable: detachable
Color: brown, red
Texture: pubescent, hairy
Abdundance:
Shape: globular, sphere, cluster
Season: Fall
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Alignment:
Walls: thick
Location: petiole, upper leaf, leaf midrib
Form:
Cells: monothalamous
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Sphaeroteras carolina
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On The Cynipidous Galls of Florida

Dryophanta carolina n. sp.

galls on White Oak (Quercus alba)

Gall. — A small, hard cellular, finely pubescent globular gall, .20 inch in diameter, slightly attached to the petiole of a leaf.

Described from two specimens reared in February from galls collected in Asheville, K. C, October, 1886.

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

Reference: https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/32293#page/155/mode/1up


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