E-397: Gall-Making Insects and Mites
insects and mites information sheet

210550, 15; 233550, 85;
Email: ct-allen@tamu.edu

Product Code: E-397

Electronic download only. Galls are abnormal swellings of plant tissue caused by insects, bacteria, fungi, mites or nematodes. Insects that cause galls include certain moth caterpillars, beetles, flies, jumping plant lice, aphids and small wasps. Ways to control galls are discussed. (4 pp., 7 photos, 1 table) By: Michael E. Merchant