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Caddisfly Larvae

Description:

Camouflage bug

Habitat:

Shallow bay



No species ID suggestions

6 Comments

CandiceB
CandiceB 2 years ago

I think so! Because there's tons with the same little housing. Thanks :)

dandoucette
dandoucette 2 years ago

Could be a type of caddisfly larvae. They build little homes around themselves of whatever is around. Here's a few examples.
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/872...
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/934...
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/959...

tibiprada
tibiprada 2 years ago

I love it .. lucky you !

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 2 years ago

In that case it could be a number of arthropod species.

CandiceB
CandiceB 2 years ago

Well he lives in the water so I don't know

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 2 years ago

Looks like a bagworm moth to me, but I am not fully sure!

Ontario, Canada

Lat: 44.48, Long: -77.70

Spotted on Apr 29, 2012
Submitted on Apr 29, 2012

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