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Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Psychidae

Stick coccoon

stick coccoon

June 26, 2015

I had noticed these curious structures in a number of places, across several continents. However, it was not until one of the students in my Photographing Nature class did his weekly report on bagworms, that I began to understand a bit more about what i was looking at.


Anzaobe, Madagascar
July 2, 2013
This as initailly identified by a guide as some kind of an ant house.


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