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Observed: 7th September 2009 By: kingfisher
Unknown caterpillar

unknown ?caterpillar observed on wall basket on house.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Miller (Acronicta leporina) interacts


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This looks distinctive, but I can't place it (beyond it being a moth caterpillar). Could you edit the observation (click on the "edit" tab, above) and link it to the invertebrates group, where more poeple may see it?

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Thanks for that charlieb, I didn't know Miller's changed like that, but now you've pointed me in the right direction there is a similar larva shown on Reg Fry's website:

(scroll down the list to find Miller, and then scroll down the page to find the pre-pupal caterpillar)

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