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Dusk på busk

Observed: 27th August 2013 By: Egometh
dusk på busk (fluffy something on bush)
Maripyt i dusk på busk(ladybird in fluffy something)
Description:

A bushy something on a twig on a wild rose. It sheltered a ladybird

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Robin's Pin-Cushion Gall (Diplolepis rosae) interacts

Comments

Amadan's picture

Caused by a wasp -

So it really ought to be re-categorised as an Invertebrate.
Ladybirds are not the only ones to take advantage - over 10 species have been recorded in a mature gall.