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Biorhiza pallida
Biorhiza pallida
Oak Apple Gall
(shown with Quercus robur)
Photographer: Phil Pullen

ID: 0000 0000 0610 0820 (2010-06-10)

Copyright © 2010 Phil Pullen

  • date of photo  Jun 10, 2010
  • location   An overgrown hedgerow, Plympton area of Plymouth. (England, United Kingdom)
  • family Cynipidae
  • order Hymenoptera
  • class Insecta
  • notes   The galls derive from oak buds and are sometimes up to 45mm in diameter. They contain the sexual generation of the gall wasp, which emerge from July to September. The asexual generation develop in root galls, also on oak, and emerge in the spring.
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Oak Apple Gall (photographer)
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