Ptilodon capucina (Linnaeus, 1758), (coxcomb prominent moth)

12 Oct 2008 at OSGR: SU08 in North Wilts, England

Record Summarycaterpillar with freshly emerged parasitic wasp larvae
Found asLarva
Date12 October 2008
OS grid refOSGR: SU08
Lat/Lon51° 30' N, 1° 60' W
Vice CountyNorth Wilts, VC no: 7

Notes: Photographed again on 15th when parasitoid larvae had pupated and host was still alive.

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