Biorhiza Westwood, 1840

Shachar, Einat, Melika, George, Inbar, Moshe & Dorchin, Netta, 2018, The oak gall wasps of Israel (Hymenoptera, Cynipidae, Cynipini) - diversity, distribution and life history, Zootaxa 4521 (4), pp. 451-498 : 470-471

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4521.4.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A4FD6137-25B0-43D5-845B-B4FDF4E9F5D7

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5949923

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/AC1F87FE-FFF7-FF92-FF61-F881FDEEB7E6

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Biorhiza Westwood, 1840
status

 

Biorhiza Westwood, 1840

A Holarctic genus with six species, four of which in the Nearctic Region ( Melika & Abrahamson 2002), one - B. nawai (Ashmead) in the Eastern Palaearctic, and another - B. pallida in the Western Palaearctic. All species are

associated with oaks of section Quercus , on which the asexual generation develops in root galls and the sexual generation in bud galls ( Melika 2006b).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Cynipidae