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Ou pics 005

Observed: 12th June 2010 By: ch9639
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
ou pics 005
Description:

Found this and first thought it was a wasp gall, but not an oak leaf. Please can anyone identify it for me.

Identifications
  •  
    Likely ID
    sawfly (Pontania sp)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
  • sawfly (pontania sp)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

ch9639's picture

gall

Thankyou for that . Able to check in literature

Norwichnaturalist's picture

Pontania gall on Salix

Common Bean Gall looks like P. proximia

Colin Jacobs.
Wild Flower Society member
Norwich
Norfolk
vc27
http://www.thewildflowersociety.com/