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rose gall - Diplolepis rosae

rose gall - Diplolepis rosae
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
July 8, 2015
Found this on native rosebush in garden .Any suggestions as to the possible inhabitant.

Moved from ID Request.

Robins Pincushion, the growth
Robins Pincushion, the growths are a result of female cynipid rose gall wasps (Diplolepis rosae) laying eggs within emerging foliage buds near the tips of the rose branches earlier this spring. See link.

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