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Small white caterpillar

Observed: 13th April 2010 By: david browndavid brown’s reputation in Invertebratesdavid brown’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

small green caterpillar about 1.5 to 2 cm
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Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Angle Shades (Phlogophora meticulosa) interacts

Comments

RHoman's picture

Caterpillar

I think your caterpillar is that of Angle Shades, a moth. The Small White overwinters as a pupa and although green in colour it doesn't have the white stripe along the side.

Robert Homan

david brown's picture

caterpiller (angle shades)

Duly noted and agreed,stated what i thought the obvious but never checked.
Thanks for putting me right