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Gallmaker:
Neuroterus clarkae
Tree type:
Quercus sp.
Photo: Galls of Neuroterus clarkae on Quercus leafClick for Full Size Image

Gall maker: Neuroterus clarkae, a gall wasp (Order Hymenoptera, Family Cynipidae).

Shape and Size: Looks very similar to a small bud, covered in short wool. Approximately 0.25 to 0.3cm in diameter.

Location: Appears on surface of Quercus leaves.

Color: Light brown.

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Source: Felt, P. E. Plant Galls and Gall Makers.
Jodhpur, India: Agrobios, 2001.
p 212, Figure 171.