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Fuzzy oak gall wasp

Andricus quercusflocci

Description:

1/2" wide fuzzy cocoon.

Habitat:

Radnor Lake state park


No species ID suggestions

4 Comments

KarenL
KarenL 2 years ago

Thanks John!

John La Salle
John La Salle 2 years ago

Reason I asked is it looks to me like it might be a gall produced by one of the oak gall wasps (Cynipidae).
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/233...
http://www.ktrh.com/pages/gardenline_new...

KarenL
KarenL 2 years ago

You've got me there John! I usually try & make a mental note of the species but forgot to do so this time.

John La Salle
John La Salle 2 years ago

was it on an oak tree?

Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee, USA

Lat: 36.11, Long: -86.74

Spotted on Aug 29, 2012
Submitted on Aug 30, 2012

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