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Speckled wood - abnormal antenna

Observed: 29th March 2012 By: pen-y-bont_mikepen-y-bont_mike’s reputation in Invertebratespen-y-bont_mike’s reputation in Invertebratespen-y-bont_mike’s reputation in Invertebratespen-y-bont_mike’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Any information on cause etc of the apparent abnormal right antenna would be appreciated. The 1st photo is nearest to the true colour. The 3rd was a not very successful experiment with back lighting but it does show some detail on the antenna.

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Species with which Speckled Wood (Pararge aegeria) interacts