Striped Lychnis caterpillars

Striped Lychnis caterpillars

Observation - Striped Lychnis caterpillars - UK and Ireland. Description: An attractive yellow, white or pale green caterpillar with black spots on yellow feeding on dark mullein. It lacks the little black spots between segments that would mark it out as the more common mullein moth caterpillar. 3 different caterpillars shown h

An attractive yellow, white or pale green caterpillar with black spots on yellow feeding on dark mullein. It lacks the little black spots between segments that would mark it out as the more common mullein moth caterpillar. 3 different caterpillars shown here on same patch of dark mullein. Found on fallow land on chalk.