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Caterpillar with Snake like markings

Observed: 26th July 2011 By: mayah
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Description:

Looked a bit like an elephant hawk moth caterpillar, however the 'eye' markings were different as they have red in them

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Elephant Hawk-moth (Deilephila porcellus) interacts

Comments

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Small elephant

Agree with David Howden, the shape of the eye spots is important, see notes at:
http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/178158?nav=search