Submission - 25/11/2019

Sighting - 2019-11-11

Species Seen Artichoke Gall of a gall-midge on Yew
Scientific Name Taxomyia taxi (Inchbald 1861)
Recorder Rob Randall
Record Status Confirmed
Identified on 25/11/2019
Location ST740655
   
Locality Royal Victoria Park
Parish Bath
Habitat Terminal buds of Yew (Taxus baccata)
Notes Specimen collected for an identification workshop on 'twig-life'. Very distinctive and sometimes with an uncanny resemblance to genuine artichokes.