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CYNIPIDAE (gall wasps etc)

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NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of CYNIPIDAE (gall wasps etc)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Taxon Rank #subtaxa #refs #webs
CYNIPINAE (gall wasps) Subfamily 101 subtaxa 26 442

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Cameron, P., 1882 A Monograph of the British Phytophagous Hymenoptera (Tenthredo, Sirex and Cynips, Linne.)

Key to larvae

Askew, R.R., 1984 The biology of gall wasps

Oak galls

Connold, E.T., 1908 British oak galls

Plant galls

British Galls: http://uk.groups.yahoo.com/group/british_galls/join British Galls

General Works

Stone, G.N., Schonrogge, K., Atkinson, R.J., Bellido, D. & Pujade-Villar, J., 2002 The population biology of oak gall wasps (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae)

Emergence times

Askew, R.R., 1984 The biology of gall wasps

Oak gall inhabitants

Askew, R.R., 1961 On the biology of the inhabitants of oak galls of Cynipidae (Hymenoptera) in Britain

Pathology

Askew, R.R., Plantard, O., Gomez, J.F., Nieves, M.H. & Nieves-Aldrey, J.L., 2006 Catalogue of parasitoids and inquilines in galls of Aylacini, Diplolepidini and Pediaspidini (Hym., Cynipidae) in the West Palaearctic

Plant galls

British Plant Gall Society: http://www.british-galls.org.uk British Plant Gall Society

CYNIPIDAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
HYMENOPTERA
(bees, wasps, ants, sawflies and parasitoid wasps, ants, bees and wasps)
Parasitica
(parasitoid wasps)
CYNIPOIDEA
(cynipoid parasitic wasps)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

CYNIPIDAE is associated with:

There may be taxa associated with Cynipidae listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
HYMENOPTERA
(bees, wasps, ants, sawflies and parasitoid wasps, ants, bees and wasps)

Associated with CYNIPIDAE:

Cynipidae may be associated with more taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
HYMENOPTERA
(bees, wasps, ants, sawflies and parasitoid wasps, ants, bees and wasps)
Parasitica
(parasitoid wasps)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Notton, D.G., Popovici, O.A., van Achterberg, C., de Rond, J. & Burn, J.T., 2014 Parasitoid wasps new to Britain (Hymenoptera: Platygastridae, Eurytomidae, Braconidae & Bethylidae)
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