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turtle

Worm

A friend snapped this picture of a worm-like creature in Big Santa Anita Canyon last week.

He estimated the length at 1-2ft.  

Can anyone help identify?  Thanks!

RichardK

Worm

A quick search suggests a Horsehair Worm, but I will defer to our experts.
Mike P

Wow! Beats me!
tekewin

Weird. Here is a page on horsehair worms for the curious:

http://entoweb.okstate.edu/ddd/insects/horsehairworms.htm
Sean

Sweet! I think your friend found an appendage of The Flying Spaghetti Monster.

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