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Copper Underwing Caterpillar

Observed: 15th June 2013 By: sgwarnogsgwarnog’s reputation in Invertebratessgwarnog’s reputation in Invertebratessgwarnog’s reputation in Invertebratessgwarnog’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Narrowly escaped the hedge trimming.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Copper Underwing (Amphipyra pyramidea) interacts

Comments

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Also

the yellow/cream stripe along the side is broken. Would be continuous if Svennson's. This is only definitive in final instars of the larvae (last stage before pupation takes place), which this does look like.

I have one here that looked very similar and has now pupated.

Dave