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CorkNest



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PostPosted: Thu Mar 19, 2009 7:18 pm    Post subject: what's this larva from? Reply with quote

When disassembling last years nest camera box I found some creatures inside - an earwig but also this larva - any idea what it is?


also allot of brown powder - perhaps earwig 'stuff'?

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 19, 2009 8:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Could be a flea larvae. How big was it?
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PostPosted: Thu Mar 19, 2009 11:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

fsphil wrote:
Could be a flea larvae. How big was it?

mabe 1/4 inch or so.

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 20, 2009 9:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sounds about right. There's only one way to be sure though Smile
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PostPosted: Fri May 22, 2009 10:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

probably a clothes moth caterpillar
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