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Quince caterpillers

Observed: 15th April 2012 By: ChrisWentChrisWent’s reputation in Invertebrates
Quince caterpillers

I found a minor infestation of these on my quince tree today. There are about 30 that I could see, about 10mm x 2mm, black with small orange/red spots. They have already done quite a bit of damage and I want to control them but I want to know what they are first, just in case.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Brown-tail (Euproctis chrysorrhoea) interacts


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A bit of a pest