Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet

Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet

Observation - Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet - UK and Ireland. Description: Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet moths, adults and caterpillars. Observed early May to early June - still on the wing in July, but looking far more battered. Images from top left: caterpillars, first spotted May 2nd - already quite large, but I think they

Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet moths, adults and caterpillars. Observed early May to early June - still on the wing in July, but looking far more battered. Images from top left: caterpillars, first spotted May 2nd - already quite large, but I think they over winter like this; caterpillar preparing to pupate, May 23rd - climbing tall grasses/reeds; newly emerged adults, June 7th; adults feeding, June 12th.