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Spangle gall

Observed: 10th September 2013 By: Darren GalpinDarren Galpin’s reputation in InvertebratesDarren Galpin’s reputation in InvertebratesDarren Galpin’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Spangle galls on oak leaf - but what are the black furry bits?

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

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Comments

bobthebirder's picture

furry bits

these look like the shed skins of a moth larva to me

Bob Ford

Jonathan's picture

I agree. Certainly

I agree. Certainly invertebrate rather than plant anyway, so I've changed the group for you to the former.

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)