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Unknown Caterpillar

Observed: 30th March 2012 By: Simon WalkerSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in Invertebrates
Caterpillar, Franklin Gardens, 2012-03-30 004 reduced
Caterpillar, Franklin Gardens, 2012-03-30 006 reduced
Description:

I'm rubbish with caterpillars. I have no idea what this is. I presume it hibernated, because it's surely too large to have hatched this year.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Lesser Yellow Underwing (Noctua comes) interacts

Comments

Simon Walker's picture

That's what it is, Chris.

Thanks. I found other images on the internet, and he's guilty as charged.

Douglas's picture

Indeed, it would have come

Indeed, overwinted as a larva.

Best wishes,

Douglas