Monday, 26 August 2013

Cooper's Cat

While scrabbling around at ground level stalking grasshoppers at Cooper's Hill I spotted this gorgeous 6-7mm long caterpillar on a grass stem.

Melissa kindly ID'd it as an Oak Eggar. Thanks Melissa!

2 comments:

Andy Banthorpe said...

Hi Keith,
Melissa id it as an Oak Eggar

Keith Balmer said...

Thanks Melissa and Andy. I spent ages trying to ID it and failed!

Keith