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Cocoon?

Observed: 12th July 2013 By: kfarley
cocoon
Description:

The children spotted this attached to the railings as part of our school field/hedge. They asked me what would emerge and I suggested we ask for help.

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

DavidHowdon's picture

Focus

Rather out of foucus but possibly a lepidopteran pupa. If you retain it (in a jam jar / magazine pot with a few twigs for whatever emerges to climb on) you might find out exactly what species as I doubt we will get to species level ID here.