Psychoides species - larva - Brandon Hill

Psychoides species - larva - Brandon Hill

Observation - Psychoides species - larva - Brandon Hill. Description: A tiny larva (click through to full-size image to see it!) feeding on the spores of this fern (which I believe to be Hard Shield-fern). There was quite a lot of frass (caterpillar poo) and at least one other larvae under this leaf. The fern is on iSpot to

A tiny larva (click through to full-size image to see it!) feeding on the spores of this fern (which I believe to be Hard Shield-fern). There was quite a lot of frass (caterpillar poo) and at least one other larvae under this leaf. The fern is on iSpot to check its identification: http://ispot.org.uk/node/108831

The adult moth can be seen on UKmoths: http://ukmoths.org.uk/show.php?id=5183