Goat Moth caterpillar

Goat Moth caterpillar

Observation - Goat Moth caterpillar. Description: A large larva c7cm long. Possibly a beetle. Slightly flattened dorsally, with a black back and head capsule, orange/pink on the side and underneath. A pale hair and a black spot on each side of each segment. Two seen crossing a track in the New Forest.

A large larva c7cm long. Possibly a beetle. Slightly flattened dorsally, with a black back and head capsule, orange/pink on the side and underneath.
A pale hair and a black spot on each side of each segment.
Two seen crossing a track in the New Forest.
Quite fast crawling