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Spangle galls

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

found on the underside of sessile oak leaf.

Identifications
  •  
    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.

Comments

Stumpy's picture

Roops i just posted same

Roops i just posted same found a good site for refrence.
http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.treesforlife.org.uk/im...

I'm a student so be gentle.

nicjc's picture

Nice specimen

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

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