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I was at the park lying on the grass and its the third time ive seen them, I used to think they were parasites when I was like 7. Its the very small worm on the green leaf. It moves by squiggling. It comes in different colors but same size.

Its the very brown string. http://postimg.org/image/ea3x2nw95/ http://postimg.org/image/zfawh9pr1/

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Location, time of year, and description of the habitat/vegitation are going to help. –  rg255 May 6 '14 at 21:42
Location: local park in Miami. Also found in trees as one spontaneously fell on my finger and squiggled on it mildly fast when I was 7, in Honduras. Time of year is both summertime/late spring. Lots of leaves –  Don Larynx May 6 '14 at 22:55
"Brown string" and "on the green leaf" are of little help for me at least: where is it? –  har-wradim May 7 '14 at 20:25
to be honest, I cant find it.. edit the picture on paint and add a red circle around the worm. –  The Last Word May 8 '14 at 4:24

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It's pretty hard to tell from this photo, and I'm no entemologist, but to me, it looks like it may be a wireworm, a larvae of a click beetle. This is a diverse group, so I think it would be pretty difficult to give a specific identification. (More images)

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