A visit to Hutchinsons Bank today, looking for butterflies, the Glanville Fritillary caterpillar was still eating its plantain leaf.
Wednesday, 16 April 2014
Lots of first sightings for the year today at Hutchinsons Bank, 3 Green Hairstreaks, 2 Grizzled Skippers,a Dingy Skipper and a Holly Blue were all seen on various parts of the reserve. A Fully Grown caterpillars of Glanville Fritillary was seen again in one of the scrapes.
Sunday, 13 April 2014
This afternoon i photographed fully grown caterpillars of Glanville Fritillary in the scrapes. They should be pupating in the next day or two.