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Observed: 30th August 2012 By: chiefredearthchiefredearth’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Martin Harvey's picture

moth larva?

My guess would be that this is some kind of moth larva (Lepidoptera), that has constructed a protective case from fragments of leaf. In the UK there are similar cases made by species in family Coleophoridae, but there may be other families that do similar things.

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