Marbled Beauty Caterpillar, Pupa and Imago

Marbled Beauty Caterpillar, Pupa and Imago

Observation - Marbled Beauty Caterpillar, Pupa and Imago - UK and Ireland. Description: Quite difficult to rear this lichen feeder through so I thought the images might be of interest. Pictures show the larva, its hiding places, the pupa and the imago. 4th April is when the larva was found. Pupated early June and had eclosed by the end of

Quite difficult to rear this lichen feeder through so I thought the images might be of interest. Pictures show the larva, its hiding places, the pupa and the imago. 4th April is when the larva was found. Pupated early June and had eclosed by the end of June.

There is a separate entry to identify the lichen - http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/187486