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Spotting

Description:

Reddish-brown about an inch long. It can wiggle, it was found "under the dirt" by kids.

Habitat:

School yard playing field

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8 Comments

AnnetteLeroux
AnnetteLeroux 7 years ago

It is weird looking ! Unfortunately someone released it so we will never know it was going to turn into

Secret
Secret 7 years ago

No offense. Sorry!

Secret
Secret 7 years ago

It looks super weird

AnnetteLeroux
AnnetteLeroux 7 years ago

We are saving it to find out

Jack Settle
Jack Settle 7 years ago

You guys are right! I just searched it on Google Images and you're right. I didn't think moth pupae would be found in the ground, but I guess I am too used to butterflies!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 7 years ago

Looks like a moth pupa to me..... :) They can often wiggle the abdominal segments quite vigorously.

Jack Settle
Jack Settle 7 years ago

Probably a beetle pupa.

keithp2012
keithp2012 7 years ago

Moth chrysalis

AnnetteLeroux
Spotted by
AnnetteLeroux

Windsor, California, USA

Spotted on Aug 1, 2013
Submitted on Aug 1, 2013

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