Observation 23652: Non-fungal

When: 2009-07-29

Collection location: Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Shane Marsh (Mushane)

No specimen available


Proposed Names

-30% (2)
Recognized by sight
56% (1)
Recognized by sight: Recently became familiar with the differences between mite, wasp, and fungal galls. I think this might be a leaf wasp, or leaf mite.

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By: Shane Marsh (Mushane)
2009-08-07 00:39:57 CST (+0800)

ill go back and cut one open, its on a young tan oak

Look kind of like
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-08-02 11:38:37 CST (+0800)

fungus-covered aphids on avocado. Would be nice to know what the plant was.

By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2009-07-30 12:44:26 CST (+0800)

Looks like insects activity. Did you cut one open to see the interior?