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May 3, 2018 10:20 AM CST
Arlington, VA
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Does anyone know what this is on my leaf? Is it some sort of mold or larvae?
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May 3, 2018 10:28 AM CST
Name: Kurt
Woodbridge , Va (Zone 7a)
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bug eggs , I have no idea what kind of bug though
A pint can't hold a quart , If it is holding a pint it is doing the best that it can.
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May 3, 2018 10:31 AM CST
Name: Philip Becker
Fresno California (Zone 8a)
Bug eggs. I never saw before.
I'd put leaf in jar, to see what hatches out.
It could be a good bug ?🤔???
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May 3, 2018 11:14 AM CST
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They could be butterfly eggs. Butterflies lay all sorts of looking eggs, and in groups like that. Or possibly moth. Knowing what the plant is will help with your investigation.
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May 3, 2018 1:40 PM CST
Name: Kurt
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I think it is most likely stink bugs , butterfly eggs are usually spread out one to a leaf.
A pint can't hold a quart , If it is holding a pint it is doing the best that it can.
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May 3, 2018 10:48 PM CST
Name: Sue Taylor
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Not strictly true krobra, some butterflies do lay single eggs but not all.
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May 3, 2018 11:05 PM CST
Name: Mindi Hammerstone
Tracy, CA (Zone 9b)
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My opinion is like the others, bug eggs. I would put them and some leaves it was found on in a jar and hatch them out. Mystery bugs!!

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May 4, 2018 5:22 AM CST
Name: Big Bill
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Little moths that feed on my bird seed as larvae use a little cocoon that looks just like that. They emerge shortly as these tiny moths with a 3/8" wingspan.
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May 4, 2018 6:19 AM CST
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Hi Big Bill, do you have a picture of the moth or can you describe it? Bob can then look into it and get closer to finding out whose eggs they are.
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May 4, 2018 6:35 AM CST
Name: Big Bill
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I never took a picture because they were so small and flew crazy. They were about a half inch or so, ranging in color from a light beige to beige brown to beige gray. The cocoons were the same color, conical, hung by a few spun threads. Blunt at the top tapering to a point at the bottom. Maybe to 5/8" in length.
I found these cocoons more so in my bathrooms but a few all over. Outside they would generally be high up, from 5-8 feet off of the ground.
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May 4, 2018 6:37 AM CST
Name: greene
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May 4, 2018 8:08 AM CST
Name: Sue
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greene said:https://bugguide.net/node/view/543547/bgimage


I agree Bug eggs
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