The Variety and Ecology of Galls, With a Focus on Those Induced on Oak Species

This research article discusses galls, the homes of insect larvae which are created by manipulating the host tree to build the homes for them. I will discuss identification and explanation of galls through their strange and beautiful arrangements, as well as understanding the life cycle of the gall-encased insects, and also the secondary uses of galls by humans. More

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Language: English
ISBN: 9781465880000
About Eric J. Guignard

Eric J. Guignard writes dark and speculative fiction from the outskirts of Los Angeles. By role of editor, he’s also published the anthologies, “Dark Tales of Lost Civilizations” and “After Death…”, the latter of which won the 2013 Bram Stoker Award. Read his novella, “Baggage of Eternal Night” (a finalist for the 2014 International Thriller Writers Award), and watch for forthcoming books, including “Chestnut ’Bo” (TBP 2016). Outside of the glamorous and jet-setting world of indie fiction, Eric's a technical writer and college professor, and he stumbles home each day to a wife, children, cats, and a terrarium filled with mischievous beetles. Visit Eric at:, his blog:, or Twitter: @ericjguignard.

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