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Cocoon of unidentified moth (best guess, possibly silkworm?). Occupant wiggles when held. Would describe cocoon texture as "stringy."
Found in suburban wooded backyard, underneath moderately dense oak canopy, tucked behind an outdoor patio cushion.
Spotted on Sep 30, 2016
Submitted on Oct 1, 2016