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Poplar Hawk Moth Caterpillar

Observed: 31st August 2013 By: Simon WalkerSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in InvertebratesSimon Walker’s reputation in Invertebrates
Caterpillar, Poplar Hawk Moth, Franklin Gardens, 2013-08-31 003
Description:

Pretty small. The scale is metric, showing mm and cm, so this chap's abour 2.5cm.
The front three pairs of legs will become the moth's six legs.
The caterpillar's spikey all over - even its tail spike has spikes.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Poplar Hawk-Moth (Laothoe populi) interacts