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Caterpillar which was parasitised by ichneumon

Observed: 23rd September 2011 By: Phil TrationPhil Tration’s reputation in Invertebrates
Caterpillar immediately after parasitisation
Description:

Can anyone identify the victim of the ichneumon whichI posted a few minutes ago?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Buff Ermine (Spilosoma luteum) interacts

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Buff Ermine (Spilosoma luteum)

I have just managed to find a photo of this in one of my books, how I overlooked it initially I don't know, but good to have confirmation. Thanks