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Is this a purple hair streak caterpillar overwintering?

Observed: 29th January 2012 By: Howard Atkins
P1050027 purple hair streak caterpillar overwintering
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bobthebirder's picture

larva

Looks like I might have got this one wrong. Looking up the facts at home I see that purple hairstreaks over-winter as eggs. A hover-fly larva hadn't crossed my mind though.

Thanks for putting this up Howard.

Bob Ford