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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 18/05/2019 12:00

More Information - Tyria jacobaeae (The Cinnabar)

SpeciesTyria jacobaeae
VernacularThe Cinnabar
Local Records67
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