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Observed: 29th July 2011 By: torchytorchy’s reputation in Invertebratestorchy’s reputation in Invertebrates
cinnabar moth

A fairly large, strikingly coloured caterpillar. I believe cinnabar caterpillars usually live on ragwort but I don't know what this plant is. The caterpillars had already eaten a large part of the leafy growth.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which cinnabar moth caterpillar (Tyria jacobaeae) interacts