What is it? May 6, 2017 / Jennifer Ohop / Naturalist's Corner Mouse over the images for the answers. Did someone decorate the cedar trees? The bright orange, gelatinous telial horns look like tentacles. These were observed in a vernal pool. What critter laid these eggs? Ouch! This one is a two-for. What do you call this injury AND what kind of pine cone is that? Seen climbing up a tree. This can be seen on the back steps at the museum.