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Identification needed

Observed: 30th June 2012 By: Barbie6803Barbie6803’s reputation in InvertebratesBarbie6803’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Small caterpillar found on bullrush leaves by Alton Water reservoir

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which a gelechiid micro-moth (Helcystogramma rufescens) interacts

Comments

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Larvae

Thats useful Martin - both the Leaf Beetle Larvae and this one evaded me

Best Wishes

WLR

Martin Harvey's picture

distinctive

I only learnt this one recently, but it's such a distinctive looking thing that once seen never forgotten!

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Entomologist and biological recorder