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Caterpillar on Iona

Observed: 8th October 2011 By: inopinatusinopinatus’s reputation in Invertebratesinopinatus’s reputation in Invertebratesinopinatus’s reputation in Invertebrates
Caterpillar
Caterpillar 1
Description:

Slightly damp caterpillar seen in wet weather on the island of Iona at the weekend.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Fox Moth (Macrothylacia rubi) interacts

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Thanks

Thanks for the identification. It was indeed a wet day - slightly jealous of the caterpillar's apparent success at repelling water. My waterproofs were rubbish!