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Square-mesh cocoon mystery solved!

Well, that didn’t take long!  Jaap Vogel sent his photos to Dr. David Britton of the Australian Museum, who recognized the cocoons as belonging to Cyana meyricki, or at least something very closely related*.  This species is one of the … Continue reading

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Return of the square mesh cocoon

In my first post, I wrote about a mysterious moth cocoon from Singapore with the puparium of a tachinid fly inside. Tonight, Jaap Vogel of Queensland, Australia sent me some photos of what appears to be the same type of … Continue reading

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