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Please can someone tell me what this is.......

Observed: 16th March 2012 By: Joe30Joe30’s reputation in InvertebratesJoe30’s reputation in Invertebrates
any idea
exuvia 1
exuvia side view
exuvia top shot

Found on a Mullein leaf. About 1cm in length. It looks like it has almost 'lobster' like pincers at the front! Never seen anything like it before! Hope someone can help, thanks.

Species interactions

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Pupa case that has hatched & split in doing so

presumably some small fly/??.Images look good enough to me so someone else should be able to help more.

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