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Small Tortoiseshell Caterpillars

Observed: 21st June 2013 By: rjbuxtonrjbuxton’s reputation in Invertebrates
Cluster of ?Small Tortoiseshell caterpillars

Small Tortoiseshell caterpillars clustered on grass stalk above characteristic web. Near but not on nettles.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae) interacts


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Change of identification

After hatching from pupa, now known to be Peacock larvae.