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Small Eggar larva

Observed: 14th June 2009 By: VinnyVinny’s reputation in InvertebratesVinny’s reputation in InvertebratesVinny’s reputation in InvertebratesVinny’s reputation in Invertebrates
Small Eggar_IMG_7114.jpg
Description:

Caterpillar of the Small Eggar - a relative of the December Moth that has become scarce in recent years. Feeding on Sloe.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Eggar (Eriogaster lanestris) interacts

Comments

Martin Harvey's picture

relatives

I'm being very picky here, but I think you might mean a relative of the December Moth, rather than the Winter Moth! Another good, clear photo.

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Entomologist and biological recorder

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Oops!

That is what I meant! Apologies.
Vinny