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Sumac galls - Melaphis rhois

Sumac galls - Melaphis rhois
Cross Plains, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
July 11, 2007
These galls are present on some of the sumac in the park. I opened one up and will post the photo of the contents with another photo.

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Sumac galls - Melaphis rhois aphids in sumac gall - Melaphis rhois

Moved from Aphids.

They are most likely to be ga
They are most likely to be gall wasp egg sacs.

These are actually aphid colo
These are actually aphid colonies

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