orange larvae

orange larvae

Observation - orange larvae - UK and Ireland. Description: Many clusters of tiny, wriggling orange larvae, like miniature caterpillars, on leaves of sage and aster in garden. Many tiny moths (probably mint moth, pyrausta aurata) also around. Could they be related?

Many clusters of tiny, wriggling orange larvae, like miniature caterpillars, on leaves of sage and aster in garden. Many tiny moths (probably mint moth, pyrausta aurata) also around. Could they be related?