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 Cynipid gall wasp (Cynips divisa)




Cynipid gall wasp | Cynips divisa photo
Red-pea gall (Cynips divisa) on Peduculate Oak (Quercus robur).

Photograph by Roger Griffith. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

Cynipid gall wasp | Cynips divisa photo
Red-pea gall (Cynips divisa) on Peduculate Oak (Quercus robur).

Photograph by Roger Griffith. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

Cynipid gall wasp | Cynips divisa photo
Pea galls on oak. The pea galls are the pale globular objects that are attached to the midrib of the leaf and to the side-vein

Photograph by Lairich Rig. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

CYNIPID GALL WASP FACTS

Classification
Class:Insecta
Order:Hymenoptera
Family:Cynipidae
Genus:Cynips
Species:divisa
Common Name:Cynipid gall wasp


Relatives in same Genus
  Cynipid gall wasp (C. longiventris)
  Cynipid gall wasp (C. quercusfolii)