Kleinmond Protea notlappet, reared

Kleinmond Protea notlappet, reared

Observation - Kleinmond Protea notlappet, reared - Southern Africa. Description: 3 August 2017: Collected caterpillar on Protea leaf along footpath from Kleinmond golfcourse to old

3 August 2017: Collected caterpillar on Protea leaf along footpath from Kleinmond golfcourse to old waterworks. I was not sure if this was Protea repens or Protea longifolia so I provided leaves from both, and the caterpillar ate both.
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20 August 2017: The caterpillar started cocooning.
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23 August 2017: Pupated.
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9 September 2017: Adult moth emerged.