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What

Gall and Forest Midges (Family Cecidomyiidae)

Observer

prairiebeeman

Date

June 24, 2022 10:02 AM CDT

Description

In stem of white bergamot, Monarda clinopodia. Photo 4 is gall cut off at the plant node. Photos 5 & 6 are both halves cut through the middle.

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nicolas_a_garza

Date

June 22, 2022 11:23 AM EDT

Description

Pinchy gall on carya ovalis filled with squiggly orange dudes

Insects

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What

Insects (Class Insecta)

Observer

globalgalls

Date

August 9, 2017 07:43 AM EDT

Description

P3-13, FRG017

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

Observer

kemper

Date

June 19, 2022 11:19 AM EDT

Description

new species: undescribed flower sweller on milkweed

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

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kemper

Date

June 19, 2022 11:21 AM EDT

Description

new species: undescribed flower sweller on milkweed

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

benkendrick

Date

June 16, 2022 05:12 PM ADT

Description

@megachile
I went back and found the leaf curler on grey birch someplace else. Looks like the backside of the curling has mite remnants

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

Observer

akilee

Date

June 15, 2022 11:19 AM EDT

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

jeffdc

Date

June 14, 2022 04:52 PM EDT

Description

Q alba

Insects

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What

Insects (Class Insecta)

Observer

benkendrick

Date

June 10, 2022 04:49 PM ADT

Description

gall on spiraea alba

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What

Life

Observer

rynxs

Date

June 2022

Description

On Helianthus

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What

Hackberry Tenpin Gall Midge (Celticecis ovata)

Observer

isaacwinkler

Date

May 27, 2022 02:52 PM CDT

Description

same as this one from Wisconsin: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/119539525?

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What

Scale Insects (Superfamily Coccoidea)

Observer

heffley148

Date

June 9, 2022 04:07 PM EDT

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

Observer

showmemowildlife

Date

June 2022

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What

Spongy Oak Apple Gall Wasp (Amphibolips confluenta)

Observer

jeffdc

Date

June 8, 2022 01:34 PM EDT

Description

Emerged from this gall https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/117540826

I am a bad scientist and missed the exact emergence after I had given up on the galls as too moldy. Found the adult dead.

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What

Gall and Forest Midges (Family Cecidomyiidae)

Observer

bill_sheehan

Date

June 7, 2022 08:50 PM EDT

Description

On Carya tomentosa

  1. Underside
  2. Top
  3. Excavated from top, showing round capsule
  4. Cross section

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Observer

bill_sheehan

Date

June 5, 2022 10:41 AM EDT

Description

On Carya pallida
Like C stellata but hairy

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What

Phylloxeras (Genus Phylloxera)

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willkuhn

Date

June 3, 2022 02:21 PM EDT

Description

Galls on basswood leaf

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

slamonde

Date

May 29, 2022 03:12 PM EDT

Description

On southern arrowwood

Insects

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What

Insects (Class Insecta)

Observer

flowntheloop

Date

May 18, 2022 12:40 PM EDT

Description

Gall on the underside/midvein of a Rosa multiflora leaf.

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

Observer

becksinsects

Date

May 28, 2022 05:56 PM ADT

Description

On meadowsweet

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

friesen5000

Date

May 28, 2022 09:54 PM CDT

Description

Swollen 'elbow' of stamen. Larva visible in 2nd photo.

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What

Winged and Once-winged Insects (Subclass Pterygota)

Observer

phillylan

Date

May 26, 2022 02:14 PM CDT

Description

Gall on Ambrosia trifida

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What

Hackberry Fuzzy Cone Gall Midge (Celticecis pilosa)

Observer

spenner

Date

May 25, 2022 10:29 AM EDT

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aforbes10

Date

August 24, 2017 08:55 AM CDT

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What

Hackberry Popout Gall Midge (Celticecis expulsa)

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ozarkpoppy

Date

May 20, 2022 08:06 AM CDT

Description

maybe? gall on hackberry. road

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lumenal

Date

May 21, 2022 01:40 PM PDT

Description

Gall on petiole of Potentilla gracilis

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

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cocokitty

Date

May 3, 2022

Description

Host: Acer rubrum

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

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nfurlan

Date

May 16, 2022 10:08 AM CDT

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Observer

kemper

Date

May 14, 2022 02:49 PM EDT

Description

only similar flower gall of carya. shellbark hickory

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

esummerbell

Date

May 7, 2022 04:35 PM EDT

Description

On Q. phellos. Very odd looking gall, I have no idea on this one what it is

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Date

May 7, 2022 09:31 AM CDT

Description

Maybe the still relevant/fresh form of what I found in autumn here? https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/102366469

Same host.

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What

Succulent Oak Gall Wasp (Dryocosmus quercuspalustris)

Observer

matthew_wills

Date

May 9, 2022 09:29 AM EDT

Description

Galls being eaten by Rose-breasted Grosbeak (observed separately).

Gall on Q. palustris.

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cocokitty

Date

May 7, 2022 03:24 PM EDT

Description

Reared from Andricus cooki gall

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

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joshuacde

Date

May 7, 2022 03:09 PM MDT

Description

Specimen 1. Collected from Quercus turbinella on 05/7/2022 to attempt rearing.

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What

Ash Petiole Gall Midge (Dasineura tumidosae)

Observer

dbarber

Date

April 30, 2022 10:36 AM EDT

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origamilevi

Date

May 6, 2022 03:57 PM EDT

Description

goldenrod

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

friesen5000

Date

May 4, 2022 08:40 PM CDT

Description

A white larva was in the cell.

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

megachile

Date

April 29, 2022 11:23 AM CDT

Description

On Quercus sinuata
Possible spillover Belonocnema kinsyi oviposition from nearby live oaks?

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megachile

Date

April 29, 2022 11:10 AM CDT

Description

On Quercus sinuata
Collected

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

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jeffdc

Date

April 28, 2022 04:17 PM EDT

Description

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

jeffdc

Date

April 25, 2022 08:30 PM EDT

Description

Q stellata

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antoine_guiguet_

Date

April 24, 2022 11:19 AM EDT

Description

On Q phellos

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jeffdc

Date

April 24, 2022 11:16 AM EDT

Description

Q phellos

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Observer

charles161

Date

April 22, 2022 11:14 AM EDT

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knotwood

Date

April 20, 2022 04:26 PM EDT

Description

On Quercus laurifolia. Large, round, spotted green galls at buds. Thick wall, pithy interior. Larvae located inside walls of gall.

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

wdvanhem

Date

April 2022

Description

Interesting galls on Cardamine diphylla. Can't find anything similar online.

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What

Phylloxeras (Genus Phylloxera)

Observer

pufferchung

Date

April 2022

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

large, numerous galls found on the root of Hickories

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cocokitty

Date

April 17, 2022 10:40 PM EDT

Description

Host: Quercus phellos

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jeffdc

Date

April 15, 2022 07:49 PM EDT

Description

Q stellata

Galls collected April 9 2022. Stored in plastic vial at room temp; adults began emerging April 15 2022

Found this one already dead.

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kim_fleming

Date

April 14, 2022 11:52 AM EDT

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

cocokitty

Date

April 8, 2022 10:25 PM EDT

Description

Host: Quercus phellos

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noaboa

Date

April 9, 2022 03:17 PM EDT

Description

On Quercus pumila.

See photos 4-6 for a cross-section.

A parasitoid wasp that emerged from an ex-situ rearing effort can be seen here: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/111134994

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megachile

Date

April 6, 2022 01:30 PM EDT

Description

On cultivated Quercus laceyi. At least twice as big as they were 5 days ago but still way too immature to collect for rearing

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globalgalls

Date

July 26, 2017 10:28 AM CEST

Description

P3-46, FRG012

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What

Gall Wasps and Allies (Superfamily Cynipoidea)

Observer

flavioubaid

Date

January 29, 2021 03:21 PM -03

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kimberlietx

Date

March 25, 2022 03:27 PM CDT

Description

2 emerged from Q havardii (or similar) woolly midrib galls collected in Dec here: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/103440540

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chziemke

Date

September 22, 2021 06:17 PM MDT

Description

Galls of oak gall wasps in nest of Aphaenogaster ants. Underneath large oak

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aforbes10

Date

April 27, 2016 06:10 PM CDT

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

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ilia_ogol

Date

March 22, 2022

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What

Dandelion Gall Wasp (Phanacis taraxaci)

Observer

leoguy

Date

July 4, 2015 11:05 AM EDT

Description

Sur petiole de la feuille de Taraxacum officinale.

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

September 21, 2021 09:45 AM PDT

Description

Check these out @merav @garth_harwood @nancyasquith Two of these oddballs (flying saucers! bowler hats on pedestals!) on the same Scrub Oak leaf.

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charles161

Date

March 16, 2022 02:20 PM EDT

Description

On rubus sp.

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megachile

Date

October 1, 2021 05:18 PM EDT

Description

On Quercus velutina

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

Observer

kemper

Date

September 19, 2021 03:29 PM EDT

Description

Undescribed species found on Ageratina altissima. Gall was collected. Contains small white cocoons.
I'll try to get a genus level ID for this soon. @calconey

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noaboa

Date

March 30, 2021 02:27 PM EDT

Description

On Prunus

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What

Chalcidoid Wasps (Superfamily Chalcidoidea)

Observer

djringer

Date

March 2022

Description

Emerged from galls on fruit of Pithecellobium keyense. Quick and dirty photos through plastic container for now.

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smschnerremd

Date

April 14, 2021 09:18 PM EDT

Description

6 mm gall of immature Amelachier fruits

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djringer

Date

March 2022

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khashagen

Date

November 1, 2020 01:40 PM CST

Description

Maple sp

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srall

Date

October 18, 2020 01:43 PM EDT

Description

stem gall on lycopus virginicus

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What

Sunflower Purse Gall Midge (Asphondylia helianthiglobulus)

Observer

maureenclare

Date

October 6, 2020 11:37 AM CDT

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khashagen

Date

September 15, 2020 12:26 PM CDT

Description

On Eupatorium

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

Observer

wildflowersuz

Date

July 31, 2020 11:25 AM CDT

Description

Maybe?
We cut into it but didn’t find an insect.
Historic Blakeley State Park

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What

Willow Pinecone Gall Midge (Rabdophaga strobiloides)

Observer

megachile

Date

March 29, 2020 12:24 PM EDT

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rcurtis

Date

May 2018

Place

Ohio, US (Google, OSM)

Tags

SMP

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guidingguida

Date

September 18, 2019 02:40 PM HST

Description

Small gall located on axillary buds of white meadowsweet. I believe it to be a Spiraea Bud Gall Gnat but am not fully confident. Contarina clarkie

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

cecildomyiidae

Date

September 29, 2021 02:50 PM EDT

Description

mite galls (i think?) on mulberry leaf

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

akilee

Date

July 24, 2021 10:10 AM EDT

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kim_fleming

Date

April 9, 2009 04:49 PM EDT

Description

I found several of these attended by ants on one young oak. They'd been at it for at least nine days.

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amberenergy

Date

March 1, 2022 11:11 AM CST

Description

Large gall on Packera glabella.

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What

Arthropods (Phylum Arthropoda)

Observer

joemdo

Date

February 28, 2022 05:42 PM EST

Description

Gall on Boltonia diffusa

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Date

July 19, 2021 06:40 PM CDT

Description

Not sure at all. Found on Black Tupelo.

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

tentoedsloth

Date

July 16, 2021 12:47 PM CDT

Description

host plant: sumac

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

csledge

Date

June 2021

Description

Leaf bunching on a young Ulmus (rubra best I can tell)

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What

Winged and Once-winged Insects (Subclass Pterygota)

Observer

krisskinou

Date

August 2, 2021

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esummerbell

Date

February 27, 2022 06:11 PM EST

Description

Maybe?? Hard woody gall at the base of the petiole on either Vitis sp. or porcelain berry (hairy branchlets make me think porcelain berry). Didn’t have a ruler on me, but looks like slightly less than 1cm in length

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What

Juniper Urn Gall Midge (Walshomyia juniperina)

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

February 26, 2022 01:06 PM PST

Description

Note: The clasping lobes around the base; see Russo 2021 pg. 81

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

jvsarratt

Date

October 1, 2021 08:42 AM PDT

Description

Coneflower rosette mites from Echinacea “Sombrero: Salsa Red”. Micrograph shows one juvenile, a few adult males, some protogynes, and some deutogynes (overwintering adult females); taken with a Leica DM2500 light microscope.

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What

Winged and Once-winged Insects (Subclass Pterygota)

Observer

jeffdc

Date

February 26, 2022 01:53 PM EST

Description

Possible gall on Celtis tenuifolia very top of photo - did not notice this in the field so the picture is not great

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What

Gall Midges (Subfamily Cecidomyiinae)

Observer

joshuacde

Date

February 27, 2022 02:01 PM MST

Description

Odd globular gall at the base of Atriplex canescens fruit. More swollen than the center of fruit usually is and with an exit hole.

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chloesiegel

Date

October 31, 2020 03:52 PM EDT

Description

Kernel red streak caused by wheat curl mite in corn

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

January 8, 2020 08:38 AM EST

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

davidenrique

Date

July 11, 2009 01:37 PM HST

Description

(the galls) Given how many there are, I'lll take a wild guess and say they're mites. I have ZERO idea what the tree is.
Las agallas. Como hay tantas, supongo que son acaros. No tengo la menor idea cual es el arbol.

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

marisa

Date

September 1, 2019 12:32 PM EDT

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What

Gall and Rust Mites (Family Eriophyidae)

Observer

milletman

Date

June 23, 2019 10:00 AM MDT

Description

Pink blotches of mites on Hawthorn foliage

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What

Oak Rosette Gall Wasp (Andricus quercusfrondosus)

Observer

sbewick

Date

February 22, 2022 05:20 PM EST

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djringer

Date

February 18, 2022 06:00 PM EST

Description

On Pithecellobium keyensis. Galled pods?

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What

Gall Wasps (Family Cynipidae)

Observer

owen65

Date

February 18, 2022 06:16 PM ACDT

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nick2524

Date

September 4, 2020 07:00 PM EDT

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What

Oak Gall Wasps (Tribe Cynipini)

Observer

joshuacde

Date

February 16, 2022 04:27 PM MST

Description

Hairy, distorted mass at the base of a bunch of broken leaves and buds. On Quercus turbinella.