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Acronicta rumicis - Younger caterpillar Same individual as below, but ten days earlier:<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/54599/acronicta_rumicis_-_caterpillar.html" title="Acronicta rumicis - Caterpillar"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3043/54599_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1571270410&Signature=FHGfRWZKM9O%2BQqjqiyZ8aPukT94%3D" width="200" height="114" alt="Acronicta rumicis - Caterpillar Hard (impossible) to get all hairs focussed<br />
Same individual as below, but ten days later:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/67915/acronicta_rumicis_-_younger_caterpillar.html Acronicta,Acronicta rumicis,Knot Grass,Lepidoptera,Noctuidae" /></a></figure> Acronicta,Acronicta rumicis,Geotagged,Knot Grass,Lepidoptera,Netherlands,Noctuidae Click/tap to enlarge

Acronicta rumicis - Younger caterpillar

Same individual as below, but ten days earlier:

Acronicta rumicis - Caterpillar Hard (impossible) to get all hairs focussed<br />
Same individual as below, but ten days later:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/67915/acronicta_rumicis_-_younger_caterpillar.html Acronicta,Acronicta rumicis,Knot Grass,Lepidoptera,Noctuidae

    comments (2)

  1. Very nice! Posted 11 months ago
    1. Hi Lisa, thank you :o) I only noticed today - while sorting through old images - that the (more mature) one I uploaded earlier was actually part of a series *rolleyes* Posted 11 months ago

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The Knot Grass is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is distributed through the Palearctic - Europe, Western North Africa, through Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Ural mountains through Siberia, Russian Far East, Mongolia, northern China, Central Asia to Korea and Japan. In Europe lacking only in some areas of North-Western Scandinavia, Northern Scandinavia and Northern Russia. South in the Lebanon, Syria, Israel, Jordan, Cyprus, Caucasus. Also in North-Western India.

The wingspan is 34–40 mm.Forewing.. more

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Pudding4brains

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Uploaded Oct 17, 2018. Captured in Wold Aa Weg 1, 7961 LM Ruinerwold, Netherlands.