A decorated cocoon and the bagworm moth

I’ve learned that wooden fences attract small animals, particularly on warm days. Today, a row of interesting cocoons was seen hanging beneath an uppermost rail. So I snapped a shot for identification. But discovering the maker of this cocoon wasn’t that easy. Internet sources seemed to agree that it belonged to a bagworm-moth larva; butContinue reading “A decorated cocoon and the bagworm moth”