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Tiny eggs on tar spot fungus

Tiny eggs on tar spot fungus
Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA
October 31, 2007
I believe this is tar spot fungus (Rhytisma ilicicola), which I found on a winterberry (Ilex verticillata) leaf, but I wonder if anyone has ideas about what would have laid a cluster of tiny yellowish eggs on the fungus.

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This sure isn't where I pictured having found those eggs, but apparently I was in Burlington, VT that day: