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Caterpillar found in garden

Observed: 18th April 2010 By: littlebad

I found this crawling up the wall in my garden it is 3cm long and a little greener than in the photos. I put it in a large vase with some leaves which it has been eating and a twig which it has crawled up. I would like to know if it is a moth or butterfly, and what type please.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Double Square-Spot (Xestia triangulum) interacts


Rob Coleman's picture

I think this might well be

I think this might well be Double Square-spot - a moth in the Noctuidae family.

Rob Coleman