Tent caterpillars are moderately sized caterpillars, or moth larvae, belonging to
the genus Malacosoma in the family Lasiocampidae. Twenty-six species have ...
Tent Caterpillar Control The larvae of several moth and butterfly species are
collectively referred to as tent caterpillars. Here's how to get rid of them
The eastern tent caterpillar, Malacosoma americanum, is a pest native to North
America. Populations fluctuate from year to year, with outbreaks occurring every ...
I have eastern tent caterpillars in my trees. Will they kill my trees? How do I get rid
The fully grown eastern tent caterpillar is about 2 inches long, black with a white
stripe along the middle of the back and a row of pale blue oval spots on each ...
The eastern tent caterpillar has been observed in the United States since 1646.
Outbreaks frequently occur at eight to ten year intervals. The presence of this ...
The eastern tent caterpillar, Malacosoma americanum, is a native species that
occurs throughout the eastern United States and westward to the Rocky ...
Jun 8, 2014 ... Tent caterpillars are a very active pest from year to year. They have ferocious
appetites and will eat most any plant they find. Their nests are ...
Tips for homeowners on how to deal with forest tent caterpillars and how to
protect their trees from insect damage.
Eastern Tent Caterpillars use the tent for protection. They leave the tent during
the day to feed and return to it at night. As the caterpillars eat and grow larger, the