Emperor Moth

Emperor Moth

Observation - Emperor Moth - UK and Ireland. Description: Caterpillar, approx 10cm long. Green with black stripes and yellow/orange dots. Small hairs. Seen two larger ones two days previous with no hairs. Query Swallowtail? Didn't think thy came this far north?

Caterpillar, approx 10cm long.
Green with black stripes and yellow/orange dots.
Small hairs.
Seen two larger ones two days previous with no hairs.
Query Swallowtail? Didn't think thy came this far north?