DSC02192 caterpillar

DSC02192 caterpillar

Observation - DSC02192 caterpillar - UK and Ireland. Description: Seen low on vegetation in grassy area near river. Think it's one of the Arctiidae but not sure, none seem an exact match - no visible dorsal or lateral stripes, mix of gingery/light brown and grey/pale hairs all over, dark or black head. Could be whit

Seen low on vegetation in grassy area near river.

Think it's one of the Arctiidae but not sure, none seem an exact match - no visible dorsal or lateral stripes, mix of gingery/light brown and grey/pale hairs all over, dark or black head. Could be white or buff ermine or a tiger....