Saturday, 29 August 2015

Caterpillar ?

Can anyone identify this prey item which the Cuckoos at Bradshaw are eating from the nettle patches and also the Black Redstart at Green Withens was eating one today from the nettles after a tussle !
Not brilliant photos unfortunately !


5 comments:

Colin D said...

Will have a think - the site for Larvae is here David http://www.ukleps.org/CommNamesAlphabetical.html

AndyC said...

Looks like Small tortoiseshell or Peacock.........

AndyC said...

Peacock.............

Dave Sutcliffe said...

That's great - have put the web site on my 'Favourites'

Colin D said...

Yep agree with Andy Nettle right