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Ptilodon capucina (Linnaeus, 1758) (Coxcomb Prominent Moth)

Date 12 October 2008
OS grid ref SU08
Lat/Lon 51° 30' N, 1° 60' W
Location Vice County: North Wilts, VC7, England
Stage or state Larva
Record Summary caterpillar with freshly emerged parasitic wasp larvae
Identification Notes: Photographed again on 15th when parasitoid larvae had pupated and host was still alive.


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