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Description

Leaf galls about 10mm long on a shrub-sized Manna Gum. There were lots of galls on this plant, of two different types. Will post a photo of the other type as a separate observation.

Date & Time

  2018-03-21 11:07 AM

Location

  -37.641054 , 144.863408 : 162.203 m

Near Greenvale VIC 3059, Australia

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  1. Leuba Ridgway  Apiomorpha conica species id suggested

    Reply • 30 Mar

    • LynCook  I agree with ID of galls of females.

      Reply • 28 May

  2. Leuba Ridgway  These are male galls of the scale insect. Family Eriococcidae. Female galls are larger and ovoid -https://natureshare.org.au/observations?species=Apiomorpha+conica

    Reply • 30 Mar




NS Observation No. 5AB30202ED2A896BAF0061C6
Created 2018-03-22 12:11 PM (9 months ago)
Created By Jeff Triplett
Updated 2018-03-22 12:17 PM (9 months ago)
Updated By Jeff Triplett
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