This strange coccoon was found in leaf litter. There was something alive inside - it jumped around! Scale in mm
No interactions present.
Did you ever get near to the bottom of this?
Google Images has a lot more to show nowadays.
I'd be happy to accept David's explanation of this although nothing ever hatched out it went on jumping around for a good while later... looks similar to this one http://wildyorkshire.blogspot.co.uk/2011/05/ichneumon-pupa-ex-dun-bar-la...
..yes, that's nice, isn't it Rob?
I wish I could find one of those mystery eggs.
I know, of course, you didn't need waking up (from 2008!) but it's still nice going over very old postings - I don't have any myself of course.
Lat/Lng: 52.9, 1.1
OS grid ref: TG1341