Grey Dagger Caterpillar, Chorley, Lancs, Sept 2011

Grey Dagger Caterpillar, Chorley, Lancs, Sept 2011

Observation - Grey Dagger Caterpillar, Chorley, Lancs, Sept 2011 - UK and Ireland. Description: Colourful and interesting caterpillar, about 1.5 inches in length. Body length yellow stripes, body length black stripes with red dots. Curious dorsal fin shaped hump behind head and a smaller one at rear end. Long spines/whiskers along body. Black head a

Colourful and interesting caterpillar, about 1.5 inches in length. Body length yellow stripes, body length black stripes with red dots. Curious dorsal fin shaped hump behind head and a smaller one at rear end. Long spines/whiskers along body. Black head and stumpy feet. Quite a fast mover too!