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Spangle galls

Observed: 19th November 2009 By: rupesyroorupesyroo’s reputation in Invertebrates
oak leaf

found on the underside of sessile oak leaf.

    Likely ID
    flat Common Spangle Galls and The cupped Silk Button Spangle Galls (Neuroterus quercusbaccarum and Neuroterus numismalis.)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    ID agreements (): 3 People
    • StumpyStumpy’s reputation in InvertebratesStumpy’s reputation in Invertebrates
    • dshubble
      Leaf Beetle Recording SchemeSouthampton Natural History Society
      Invertebrates expert
    • Martin Harvey
      Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
      Invertebrates expert
Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Roops i just posted same

Roops i just posted same found a good site for refrence.

I'm a student so be gentle.

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Nice specimen

Thats an interesting specimen, were there ant invertebrates on or around the foliage at the time rupesyroo ?

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