Nettle caterpillar

Nettle caterpillar

Observation - Nettle caterpillar - UK and Ireland. Description: Retained. Started preparing to pupate on 4th May and buried itself on 5th May. Two pre-pupal photos added. This one pupated but the pupa did not ever eclose.

Retained. Started preparing to pupate on 4th May and buried itself on 5th May. Two pre-pupal photos added and a photo of the pupa added.

This one pupated but the pupa did not ever eclose.