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Unknow eggs. >Polystichum
Pentti Ketola
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Posted on 14-01-2020 09:14

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Photo on Finland Kokkola 4 Aug.2008.
This cluster of eggs, was found under a leaf of a weed.
Any idea what it could be?

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Edited by Pentti Ketola on 14-01-2020 18:56
Paul Beuk
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I suspect these are the spores of the fern...

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Hi Pentti, yes, a fern and it reminds me of a Polystichum cf. braunii - sori June to August.

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Thank you both!

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