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Oak apple gall
02-JUN-2008 Christine Hanrahan

Oak apple gall

Found on an oak tree. Oaks (Quercus species) have a wide variety of galls, on stems and leaves. They are apparently all made by various Cynipid wasps, tiny little nearly invisible creatures, in this case possibly Amphibolips quercusinanis.

Canon PowerShot S3 IS
1/400s f/5.6 at 6.0mm full exif

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