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!


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!