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Spotting

Description:

Flaky, delicate material. Reminds us of a snake skin that has been shed

Habitat:

Backyard dark soil

Notes:

Found while weeding the flower beds

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2 Comments

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 4 years ago

I agree with Doren. This looks like the remnants of a mantis ootheca (egg case). I have moved this to the Arthropods category for you.

Doren B
Doren B 4 years ago

Looks much like a Preying Mantis egg case. That is a good sign for your garden.

SchoolofZimms
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SchoolofZimms

Akron, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Apr 25, 2016
Submitted on Apr 25, 2016

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