Caterpillar: on Dartmoor

Observation - Caterpillar: on Dartmoor - UK and Ireland. Description: Large furry caterpillar, curls up when touched. Familiar on the moors (gorse, heather, heath grass) but have never seen them in such large quantities before: literally dozens within a few hundred yards.

Large furry caterpillar, curls up when touched. Familiar on the moors (gorse, heather, heath grass) but have never seen them in such large quantities before: literally dozens within a few hundred yards.