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Mite Galls

Eriophyes cerasicrumena

Description:

Small, dark pink or red projections from leaves of some type of cherry. Described as pouch galls. Created by microscopic mites.

Habitat:

Cedar Creek County Park, New York.

Notes:

I am not 100% sure on the ID at this time. Please let me know if you find a better match.

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3 Comments

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Wow! Fantastic! These are some terrific galls!

Cool spotting

Olivia Chee
Olivia Chee 7 years ago

Interesting!

ForestDragon
Spotted by
ForestDragon

Wantagh, New York, USA

Spotted on May 18, 2013
Submitted on Jun 6, 2013

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