Family Archive: Lymantriidae

Vapourer – male

Vapourer (Orygia antiqua) male(3 July 2009) Caterpillar

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/vapourer-male/

Pale Tussock

Pale Tussock (Calliteara pudibunda)(24 May 2009) Caterpillar

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/pale-tussock/

Yellow Tail

Yellow-tail (Euproctis similis)(14 July 2007)

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Pale Tussock caterpillar

Pale Tussock (Calliteara pudibunda)(23 September 2006)The bright colours of this cute little caterpillar are a warning to leave alone. This is best heeded, as skin contact can cause a painful rash.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/pale-tussock-caterpillar/

Vapourer moth caterpillar

Vapourer moth caterpillar (26 June 2005)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/vapourer-moth-caterpillar-2/