Plum moth caterpillar

Plum moth caterpillar

Observation - Plum moth caterpillar - UK and Ireland. Description: Pinkish caterpillar (c 8mm) inside fruit - frass present. As usual NBN map suggest a rarity in Somerset (Garden pests rarely recorded properly)

Pinkish caterpillar (c 8mm) inside fruit - frass present.

As usual NBN map suggest a rarity in Somerset (Garden pests rarely recorded properly)

Info at

https://www.rhs.org.uk/advice/profile?PID=554

and

http://www.ukmoths.org.uk/species/grapholita-funebrana/larval-head/