Observation 132543: Non-fungal
When: 2013-04-27
No herbarium specimen

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The beetle causing all this mess. I believe a California fivespined ips.
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Darv your right.
By: Thomas Laxton (Tao)
2013-04-28 21:28:16 CDT (-0500)

I went back to check the spot and before I got there I found another tree with the same affliction. I looked around and finally found one small beetle. I got a shot of the culprit and have posted it.

Insects
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2013-04-28 16:28:45 CDT (-0500)

Wood boring beetles push out floss that looks similar to these photos.

Created: 2013-04-27 17:55:59 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2013-04-28 21:29:43 CDT (-0500)
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