Kleinmond seaside tussock reared

Kleinmond seaside tussock reared

Observation - Kleinmond seaside tussock reared - Southern Africa. Description: 2 Mar 2016 Caterpillar collected along coastal foot path at Kleinmond. Foodplant unidentifiable at this stage, sorry. Photos and an attempt at ID will happen as soon as I can manage. 8 Mar 2016 Pupated 9 Apr 2016 Adult eme

2 Mar 2016

Caterpillar collected along coastal foot path at Kleinmond, on young New Zealand Christmas tree (Metrosideros excelsa) sapling.

8 Mar 2016

Pupated

9 Apr 2016

Adult emerged