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Ootheca - Stagmomantis limbata

Ootheca - Stagmomantis limbata
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
May 30, 2019
Size: .75 in. L x .5 in W
This is a very hard shell and stuck very solidly to the tree. I have seen several of these. Sorry for the leaf blockage.

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This looks like a mantid ootheca (egg case).

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