Observation 81963: Quercus chrysolepis Liebm.
When: 2011-11-09
Who: Byrain
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on fallen Quercus cupules, the surface is pruinose and I wasn’t able to identify the oak species.

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Recognized by sight: a deformed acorn, but prob. not fungally related. put material under the scope and look for hyphae!
85% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: canyon live oak, the cupules are just yellow.

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By: Byrain
2011-11-11 13:14:19 EST (-0500)

Making me wish I collected some…
I found it twice in nearby separate locations, both times on the same species of oak. I will talk to Food & Ag to see if I can get any ideas.

Food & Ag
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2011-11-11 11:35:58 EST (-0500)

Take some to Food & Ag in Sacramento. They will ID the problem.
http://www.cdfa.ca.gov/

Maybe
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2011-11-11 09:34:45 EST (-0500)

not fungal, gall or disease related?

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