Unknown caterpillar

Unknown caterpillar

Observation - Unknown caterpillar - UK and Ireland. Description: Photographed on a rock face at the Devil's Mouth on the Long Mynd in Shropshire (SO439942). The caterpillar was about 60mm long, quite hairy and had some dew trapped on the hairs. Quite an exposed location (about 500 ft above sea level) on a cold day.

Photographed on a rock face at the Devil's Mouth on the Long Mynd in Shropshire (SO439942). The caterpillar was about 60mm long, quite hairy and had some dew trapped on the hairs. Quite an exposed location (about 500 ft above sea level) on a cold day.