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Caterpillar

Observed: 2nd July 2013 By: idle lass
Description:

Seen amongst sand dunes on the Sefton Coast

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Fox Moth (Macrothylacia rubi) interacts

Comments

Amadan's picture

Do you know

What the food-plant was? Looks a bit like Sea-Beet.
Many caterpillars eat only one or a few food plants: these can be easier to pin down than those that will eat anything green!

idle lass's picture

I'm afraid I don't know the

I'm afraid I don't know the food plant. It was on a dead twig when I found it.