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ID please

By netta1234
Well I am back too school today after 6 weeks lovely hols,I will miss my cycling and walking,but never mind I will have great fun with the little ones that I've missed all summerSmileSmileSmileSmile
Had a lovely walk yesterday and came across this little beautie,can anyone Id the little thing for me please.

Thank you for your support all through the summer,I will try and catch up with everyone of you tonight.
Have a great day all of you.Smile

Tags: Wildlife and nature

Voters: Nigeve1, KarenFB, Hermanus and 48 more

Readers' Choice Awards are given to photos that get over 30 votes


KarenFB Plus
15 5.8k 183 England
2 Sep 2013 6:57AM
It's the caterpillar of the Emporer Moth (a stunning moth with gorgeous colours and 'eyes' on its wings). Such pretty colours and wonderful details!
Hermanus 9 4 South Africa
2 Sep 2013 6:58AM
Lovely images of this spikey beauty Netta !! I like the V3 close up best Smile Hope you have a great time back at school !
NDODS 11 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 7:18AM
Karen is spot on the caterpillar of the Emperor Moth which is a most beautiful Moth with wonderful colour and almost cat like eyes on its out stretched wings.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 7:20AM
Looks like you been out chasing 'critters' Netta
but a good find and such colour!
going for V3
S_Psharma 9 1 India
2 Sep 2013 7:33AM
Excellent macro shots v1 is the winner.
DilysT 10 2 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 7:39AM
Ooh a fantastic image to end your summer holidays Netta! I'm back to school today too after a lovely summer break.

Dilys Smile
fentiger 20 920 24 England
2 Sep 2013 7:46AM
Great macro work here Netta.

2 Sep 2013 7:49AM
Super set of images Netta, V1 my favourite, love the detail,
RonnieAG Plus
12 154 119 Scotland
2 Sep 2013 8:25AM
Wonderful macro shots of this specimen which I see has been ID'd for you, Netta.
Jasper87 Plus
11 2.8k 158 England
2 Sep 2013 8:33AM
Well captured, Netta, detailed and colourful.

moiral 11 12 Scotland
2 Sep 2013 8:35AM
Good set of shots, and glad someone could ID it for you. Moira
abeeror2 9 23 Australia
2 Sep 2013 8:35AM
Brilliant, very enjoyable!
2 Sep 2013 8:41AM
A super set of macro images, Netta!
I thought Karen would know the identity!!
Hope you have a good day back at school!!

barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 8:52AM
A prickly little beastie.....
a great set
2 Sep 2013 8:55AM
A fine set Netta,
ddolfelin Plus
10 103 3 Wales
2 Sep 2013 9:12AM
I like this picture.
I bet those prickles irritate when it's handled.
Nice work, Netta.
(None of my teachers looked forwarded to going back to school - probably because I was there!).
achieverswales 11 8 101 Wales
2 Sep 2013 10:03AM
Stunning set Netta.


2 Sep 2013 10:41AM
An amazing set of macros Netta, excellently captured.
CaroleS Plus
11 442 3 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 11:04AM
Superb setSmile
EileenH 8 1 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 11:06AM
Fantastic imagesSmile

Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 11:41AM
I love V1 best with the full body - a handsome caterpiller - now can you capture it as a moth?
Enjoy being back at school -don't know how you fit everything in!
TonyDy Plus
12 55 3 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 11:51AM
Great shot, Netta.
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
2 Sep 2013 12:04PM
U are following an Emperor,be careful , he has 1000 swords.
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
2 Sep 2013 12:05PM
Not 1000 words
ColleenA Plus
9 500 7 Australia
2 Sep 2013 3:22PM

Quote:A prickly little beastie.....
a great set

A fine set Netta, hope school is packed with fun today, bet the kids are also glad to be back into a routine
mikbee 14 3 8 Scotland
2 Sep 2013 3:53PM
Such a well detailed set Netta.
Good work.
jdinne 18 16 England
2 Sep 2013 4:51PM
Great set Netta, great detail.

danbrann 17 640 17
2 Sep 2013 7:28PM
What an informative set of images Netta.. I.m sure the kids would enjoy playing with this.
pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2013 8:52PM
Has to be V1 but what a great find
Trev_B 14 151 68 England
2 Sep 2013 9:26PM
Well done Netta a super set, glad Karen ID it as I have not a Scooby Doo Blush

fificat100 10 5 2 Scotland
2 Sep 2013 10:53PM
A superb set of this beautiful caterpillar. Very well captured, Netta.

2 Sep 2013 11:13PM
Super set Netta
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2013 5:40AM
5 excellent shots of this beauty.
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
3 Sep 2013 5:46AM
So pretty! And Green! GrinGrinGrin
Beautiful shots a perfect subject in my view full of interesting poses... IB
myrab 15 United Kingdom
6 Sep 2013 9:21PM
A great set of pictures.

annettep38 10 220 42 Luxembourg
15 Sep 2013 10:06AM
A lovely series! Can you train them to clean pots and pans?

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