Tiny jewel (chalcid)

Tiny jewel (chalcid)

Observation - Tiny jewel (chalcid) - UK and Ireland. Description: Tiny (2mm or so) wasp found in the Knopper gall (on Quercus robur at the edge of school fields) of Andricus quercuscalicis; appeared keen to stay with the gall which is created by its host.

Tiny (2mm or so) wasp found in the Knopper gall (on Quercus robur at the edge of school fields) of Andricus quercuscalicis; appeared keen to stay with the gall which is created by its host.