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Observed: 24th April 2012 By: kc5359
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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This grub/caterpillar was found in the leaf litter around the base of a Hornbeam tree. It was only about 2/3cm long and moved very little even when left alone.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Dark Arches (Apamea monoglypha) interacts


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I hope someone can help identify this, as I spotted one which looks that it's quite likely the same thing - I'll post it separately in a few moments.

John Oz

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I will keep an eye on this

I will keep an eye on this posting as it will be interesting to know if either of us obtain an identification. Thanks for the link to yours though.

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Thank you for the

Thank you for the confirmation, hopefully in time, with a bit of practice I may be able to come back and give t a more definitive identification.