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Large Yellow Underwing Caterpillar

Observed: 31st October 2013 By: Graeme
The Anton River Conservation Association
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Caterpillar 31.10.13.LloydsTSB
Caterpillar 31.10.13.LloydsTSB.2
Caterpillar 31.10.13.LloydsTSB.5
Caterpillar 31.10.13.LloydsTSB.7
Description:

Caterpillar rescued from work place and re-homed.Not sure what it is though, very well marked

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Large Yellow Underwing (Noctua pronuba) interacts

Comments

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Hi Helen,

Although they're very similar the head pattern is quite different on LYU. If you follow this link you can see the head pattern is the same as in the first photo:
http://www.lepiforum.de/webbbs/images/forum_2/pic21253.jpg

Donald