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White faced Darter - Foulshaw 130618

Posted by Steve Graham 
White faced Darter - Foulshaw 130618
June 17, 2018 08:37AM
Several males present on boardwalk in cool conditions...


Re: White faced Darter - Foulshaw 130618
June 17, 2018 08:43AM
Also, as yet, an unidentified caterpillar found on boardwalk approx. 4 inches long...id please?


Re: White faced Darter - Foulshaw 130618
June 21, 2018 09:36AM
Hi Steve,

Its a Drinker Moth caterpillar, so called because the caterpillars are said to "drink" from drops of dew.Commonly seen in the open and on the ground.
Re: White faced Darter - Foulshaw 130618
June 21, 2018 06:48PM
Thanks David.

I knew it was a familiar species but just couldn't put my finger on it at the time.

Regards
Steve
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