Wild Macro | Natural History Fine Art Photography by Timothy Boomer

Home    |     Image Library    |     Blog    |     Purchasing    |     Contact    |     About    |     Search

Image Library > Plant Galls > White Oak Group >

Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula)

The disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula) induces tiny (up to 3mm), glossy, disc-shaped galls on the leaves of several white oak species. The galls are adorned with streaks of red and are raised slightly in the center, as well as along the periphery.

Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula) galls on California scrub oak.  Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, Solano County, California, USA. Stock Photo ID=GAL0019
Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula) galls on a California scrub oak leaf. Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, Solano County, California, USA.
GAL0019

Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula) gall on California scrub oak.  Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, Solano County, California, USA. Stock Photo ID=GAL0020
Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula), close-up of gall on California scrub oak leaf. Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, Solano County, California, USA.
GAL0020

Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula) gall on California scrub oak.  Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, Solano County, California, USA. Stock Photo ID=GAL0021
Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula), extreme close-up of gall on California scrub oak leaf. Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, Solano County, California, USA.
GAL0021

Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula) galls on California scrub oak.  Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, Solano County, California, USA. Stock Photo ID=GAL0030
Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula) galls on a California scrub oak leaf. Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve, Solano County, California, USA.
GAL0030

Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula) galls on valley oak.  Cosumnes River Preserve, Sacramento County, California, USA. Stock Photo ID=GAL0040
Disc gall wasp (Andricus parmula), several galls on the underside of a valley oak leaf. Cosumnes River Preserve, Sacramento County, California, USA.
GAL0040

Next Gall: Fuzzy gall wasp (Disholcaspis washingtonensis)



Interested in buying a print or licensing a picture? Click on the purchasing link for more information or contact us with any questions you may have. Thanks for looking!

Back To Top

All images copyright Timothy Boomer. All rights reserved worldwide.