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Unknown caterpillar?

Observed: 5th September 2013 By: Isobel

Crossing cut grass lawn at front of house.
95 - 100 mm in length.
Dark brown animal with dark eye markings on both sides. body tapering towards head end, paler and moving around from side to side. Two sets of legs, one shorter number at front end, more numerous at body towards tail end. Moves rapidly, hence blurring on one picture.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Elephant Hawk-Moth (Deilephila elpenor) interacts