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Spiny Caterpillar

The caterpillar of an ermine moth, a Spilosoma sp, possibly Spilosoma urticae (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae).  It was moving fram a leaf of silverweed (Argentina anserina) to a leaf of creeping buttercup (Ranunculus repens).

Photo taken the field below Chazey Wood, near Caversham, UK, on 2014-06-29.

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