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Cocoon(?) - Tenodera sinensis

Cocoon(?) - Tenodera sinensis
Eno River State Park, Few's Ford Access, Orange County, North Carolina, USA
November 30, 2010
Very firm and somewhat crusty to touch. I also found a similar specimen on raspberry canes.

Moved from ID Request.

Mantid eggcase
Much like (though not necessarily the same species as) the one here: