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Observed: 19th September 2013 By: docki
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Description:

green caterpillar with light brown horns on its head simular to the peppered moth but doesnt have the bumps like that of the peppered moth,though I believe it to be the small emerald, but cant find any info to confirm this, until it pupates, ie small emeralds pupa's green and I get the moth i will not know
found on a buddleia in an overgrown area inbetween houses

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Emerald (Hemistola chrysoprasaria) interacts