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This is what's inside the cocoon. That brown shell-like structure is the moth's pupal case, and the fuzz at the bottom is what was left of its caterpillar skin when it shed that to form the pupal case.The caterpillar builds the cocoon first, then pupates inside of it.

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Uploaded on March 18, 2019