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Observed: 4th May 2013 By: DavidHowdon
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Caterpillar / larva of 22300 Old Lady Mormo maura (Linnaeus, 1758) found Melville Avenue, Middlesex (VC21) on 4th May 2013.  Pupated between 17th and 23rd May.  Eclosed 24th June. This image: imago
Caterpillar / larva of 22300 Old Lady Mormo maura (Linnaeus, 1758) found Melville Avenue, Middlesex (VC21) on 4th May 2013.  Pupated between 17th and 23rd May.  Eclosed 24th June. This image: pupal exuvia
Description:

Looks similar to this one http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/268363 which I reared on some years back.
I think the white powder on the pupa is also a feature of this species (my last one had it too) but I did not realise it took a time after pupa formation before it appeared.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Old Lady (Mormo maura) interacts

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Eclosed

Has now eclosed and is indeed Old Lady. Pictures to follow.