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Unknown cf Lepidopteran pupa

Observed: 20th March 2011 By: rfennelly
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Description:

Pink, fleshy, pupa found growing on moss-covered riverside wall (north-facing) on River Dodder, Co. Dublin near Rathfarnham. Nearby plants on wall include senecio vulgaris, Adiantum, Geranium cf molle.

Identifications
  • Lepidopteran pupa?
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Martin Harvey's picture

puzzle

I don't know what this is, but it doesn't look lepidopteran. That doesn't narrow things down much though!

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Entomologist and biological recorder

JonathanWallace's picture

I agree it does not look

I agree it does not look lepidopteran. Possibly some kind of dipteran larvae perhaps???

Jonathan Wallace

rfennelly's picture

Jonathan Only just saw this.

Jonathan

Only just saw this. Thanks for the reply.

Will send to some invert nerds!