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Insect Galls?

Insect Galls?
Radford, Virginia, USA
January 29, 2013
The leaf was like this one.

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Insect Galls? Insect Galls?

Moved from ID Request.

Red Oak
Looks like a shade leaf (very broad) of Red Oak (Quercus rubra; check against leaf photo in bottom row of linked gallery from Wildwood Park.

Yes, thanks,
John, I agree. Wildwood is where I found the leaf.
Do you have any idea about the galls?

cynipid wasps...
...would be a good guess, but that's a pretty general answer. I'll defer to Charley Eiseman.

Charley will figure them out:)

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