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Cinnabar larva on ragwort

Pic by Keith Noble. The caterpillars absorb toxins from eating the ragwort which makes them unpleasant to eat. That's why they have the yellow and black warning colouration.

Cinnabar larva on ragwort
Added 11/10/2021 08:59

More Information - Tyria jacobaeae (The Cinnabar)

Species Tyria jacobaeae
Vernacular The Cinnabar
Local Records 88
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