Black Hairy Caterpillar

Black Hairy Caterpillar

Observation - Black Hairy Caterpillar. Description: On my last visit to Murlough there were loads of hairy orange caterpillars which turned out to be Ruby Tiger larvae. On this visit, loads of hairy black caterpillars. Do they turn black? (Pic 3 still shows some orange in the curled larva.)

On my last visit to Murlough there were loads of hairy orange caterpillars which turned out to be Ruby Tiger larvae. On this visit, loads of hairy black caterpillars. Do they turn black? (Pic 3 still shows some orange in the curled larva.)