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I found this insect case in my garden in the south of Melbourne (Australia), under some dried leaves from a tree that I'd cut down.

insect case

It is 8 cm long, which is pretty big for an insect! The photo is of the underside. I don't recognise it. What species is it?

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  • $\begingroup$ Looks like the remains of a chrysalis of a moth, from either inside the tree or in the ground. (gum moth?) $\endgroup$ Jul 5 '20 at 10:37

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