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Caterpillar

Observed: 9th June 2013 By: nikkidevnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebrates
caterpillar
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No interactions present.

Species with which Timothy Tortrix (Aphelia paleana) interacts

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GrizzledBadger's picture

Any idea of the larval food?

Any idea of the larval food plant!!!!!!!!!!!?

Brock

Amadan's picture

Had it been on Nettle -

I would have put a "might be this" on it being a Peacock larva. But Mr Badger is right - food plant is important.

Updated: now realise I think I know what it is - see above.

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larval food plant

The caterpillar was wrapped in a Hogweed leaf

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larval food plant

The caterpillar was wrapped in a Hogweed leaf