First record of the maple gallwasp, Pediaspis aceris (Gmelin, 1790) (Cynipidae: Pediaspidini) from Turkey, with a new host recordAbstract :
this study, we report a new record that Pediaspis
aceris (Gmelin, 1790) belonging to the maple gallwasp (Pediaspidini), on Acer hyrcanum Fisch. & Mey.
(Aceraceae) in Isparta. P. aceris is
a new record for Cynipidae fauna of Turkey in tribe, genus and species levels.
At the same time, A. hyrcanum is a
new host record for this species. Geographical distribution, host and photos of
the gall are given
Pediaspidini, new record, new host, Turkey