Great tits eating oak processionary caterpillars


This June 2018 video is about a great tit eating oak processionary caterpillars at their nest. Paul van Heijningen in the Netherlands made this video.

This 17 June 2018 video is about great tits eating oak processionary caterpillars at their nest. Silvia Hellingman in the Netherlands made this video.

This 2 July 2018 video is about great tits eating pupae of oak processionary moths. Silvia Hellingman made this video in Drenthe province in the Netherlands.

10 thoughts on “Great tits eating oak processionary caterpillars

  1. Good! These are seriously destructive caterpillars… cf box tree moths, until recently almost unknown in the Uk – now chomping their way through the box tree and hedges. I’ve ‘offed’ several this year, and we don’t even have box.

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