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Green caterpillar ID
FRV
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Posted on 26-11-2021 20:11
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Hi,

I have photographed this lovely caterpillar in a decidusous forest near Paris this week. Length about 25mm.
I think it could belong to the family Geometridae. Correct? If so, can we go up to the genus?
Thanks for your answers!

FRV
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Face view (unfortunately I have no pic of the rear part)
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Posted on 27-11-2021 09:17
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Bonjour FRV, I've found a resembling one 2 weeks ago and I'm quite sure it's Pseudoips prasinana. Significant are the transverse yellow stripe behind the head, a red stripe on the anal proleg and distinctly big feet on the ventral prolegs..
Greetings, Eric
 
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Thank you Eric, that very much looks like it !
Cheers,

FRV
 
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