Peppered Moth caterpillar

Peppered Moth caterpillar

Observation - Peppered Moth caterpillar. Description: Fantastic twig mimicry, with terminal 'buds' on the head, a small lateral 'bud' on the side, and a 'damaged bud' or scar, complete with bruising/discolouration on the penultimate segment. It was beaten from cherry-plum.

Fantastic twig mimicry, with terminal 'buds' on the head, a small lateral 'bud' on the side, and a 'damaged bud' or scar, complete with bruising/discolouration on the penultimate segment. It was beaten from cherry-plum.