Observation 54563: Vitis L.

When: 2010-10-02

Collection location: Tallman State Park, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: damon brunette (damonbrunette)

No specimen available

Species Lists



Proposed Names

-64% (3)
Recognized by sight: This was a huge mass of jelly sitting several places on a grape vine that was downed. Wondering if its from sap, resin.. or fungal. It had no odor, or taste. (yes i tasted this!) It was a clear to amber color, and appeared after 5 inches of two day rain which may result in its size. Anybody seen this goo?
57% (1)
Recognized by sight
57% (1)
Recognized by sight

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2010-10-02 20:05:44 MST (-0700)

That is a sap from the vine. I have several old grape vines and they exhibit the same thing. it seems to exuded from old branches and wounds but I believe it to be sap.

By: Hamilton (ham)
2010-10-02 18:21:54 MST (-0700)

…something we seen floating around the woods in February.

Anyway I think that might be some sap you have there. Not totally sure though.

By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2010-10-02 18:14:58 MST (-0700)

judging by your icon (which looks like sci fi activity) wasnt sure!

By: Hamilton (ham)
2010-10-02 18:08:36 MST (-0700)


By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2010-10-02 17:59:57 MST (-0700)

kidding about that , right?

Star jelly…
By: Hamilton (ham)
2010-10-02 17:52:13 MST (-0700)

…I’ll bet.

Created: 2010-10-02 17:45:20 MST (-0700)
Last modified: 2012-09-06 00:23:07 MST (-0700)
Viewed: 70 times, last viewed: 2017-06-07 23:24:19 MST (-0700)
Show Log