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Trichoteras coquilletti
2222_2390 Photo added 2012-10-21

Trichoteras coquilletti (Hymenoptera: Cynipidae)   (Synonym: Andricus coquilletti)
Little Oak Apple Gall Wasp
Atchison Campground, Mendocino National Forest, Glenn County, California
May 21, 2012

Wasp-induced leaf gall on Quercus chrysolepis (canyon live oak), cut open to expose radiating fibers around larval chamber in the center of the gall.

all photos and text © Joyce Gross