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Photo#1762783
Cocoon

Cocoon
Fort Indiantown Gap, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, USA
December 12, 2019
Size: 3 cm
This small leaf appeared to be rolled (cocoon-style), sealed and affixed to the stem of a birch tree by white silk. It was tightly folded/rolled in half and appeared to be sealed by a neat line of silk. The leaf was previously removed from the tree and affixed/suspended by its petiole.