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Puss Moth cocoon

Observed: 16th July 2013 By: orchid_borchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebratesorchid_b’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Reared from ova found in the wild. The larvae chew wood to make a 'woodchip' lining which they plaster to the inside of the spun silk. The result is a tough, well-camouflaged overwintering site.

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Species with which Puss Moth (Cerura vinula) interacts