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Lackey Moth

Photograph by: 
Mike Hetherington

Widespread and locally common in southern England but it is best known for its webs full of caterpillars


Common Name Lackey Moth
Scientific Name Malacosoma neustria
Species Group Moths 034 050 Eggars saturns and leopards
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3
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Moths 034 050 Eggars saturns and leopards