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Hairy caterpillar

Observed: 27th September 2012 By: SylviaDavidson
hairy caterpillar
Description:

About 5cm long, clumps of gingery hair plus some much longer hairs at one end. Might be a white stripe down body. On lungwort in garden, but not eating.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Buff Ermine (Spilosoma luteum) interacts

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Large caterpillar with clumps

wondered what this large caterpillar with clumps of gingery hair, plus longer hairs near one end. Spotted on lungwort in garden, but not eating.