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Location: INDIA(Tropical Monsoon) I found an insect (approx 7mm) (marked with red in image) in my bedroom hanging from the roof.

  1. It can spin some kind of thread, since it was hanging at the first place
  2. It has a shell like structure (marked with blue in image), and it stays inside the shell.

I forced it out of its shell. Its image is given below. I also recorded a video of its behaviours.

Insect and its shell

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    $\begingroup$ Please consider converting your video (or parts of it) to GIFs and adding them directly to this post. Sites like ezgif.com have simple tools for converting videos to gifs, trimming length, and optimizing file size. Including this info here would be beneficial. Thanks! $\endgroup$ Mar 31, 2022 at 16:10
  • $\begingroup$ Does this answer your question? What insect is this? (India) $\endgroup$
    – tyersome
    May 5, 2022 at 18:46

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I'm almost certain it's a bagworm, or a moth larva in the Psychidae family. I'm no lepidopterist, I can't confidently narrow it down to genus or species level from there.

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    $\begingroup$ You are more likely to get a positive response to your answer if you explain why your identification is correct. Specifically, please edit your answer to add discussion of key features that led you to this conclusion and supporting references or at least validated images. Without this your answer is indistinguishable from opinion. Please also provide a citation/source for images. ——— You may also wish to take the tour and then consult the help center pages for additional advice on How to Answer effectively on this site. $\endgroup$
    – tyersome
    May 5, 2022 at 19:04

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