Friday, 13 June 2008

Can anyone help identify this caterpillar



I found this on the moorlands above Ogden Water this moring. It was about 2.5-3cm in length and sheltering under a tin.

If anyone can identify it I would be grateful.

5 comments:

AndyC said...

Dont,Know but will try and find out its very distinctive.

AndyC said...

Im going for Golden Rod Brindle,but i will wait till I get some other replys before its definate.

AndyC said...

If it is GRBrindle its a Calderdale BAP species did you take a grid reference.?

Chris said...

Sorry I did not take a grid refernece, however I know which tin it was under and I can get one next week when I'm up at Ogden.

AndyC said...

Hi Chris,
I am sticking with GR Brindle(good find),is the can easy to find as i would like to have a look in this area to see if i can find anything else.