Parasitic Bug?

Parasitic Bug?

Observation - Parasitic Bug? - UK and Ireland. Description: A volunteer brought this image to me today that they took last night in their garden and asked me if caterpillars laid eggs?. They asked this as an almost catatonic caterpillar was seen on their wall for several days doing 'nothing' but apparently aliv

A volunteer brought this image to me today that they took last night in their garden and asked me if "caterpillars laid eggs?". They asked this as an almost catatonic caterpillar was seen on their wall for several days doing 'nothing' but apparently alive; then yesterday it 'laid' all these eggs. I have asked them for a close up if possible....