Tent caterpillars are moderately sized species in the genus Malacosoma and in
the moth family Lasiocampidae. Species occur in North America and in Eurasia.
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 ...
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 ...
Tent Caterpillars. It's that time of year again: Yes, we're facing the return of the
Western tent caterpillars. Their unsightly nests clutter trees and shrubs, providing
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
I have eastern tent caterpillars in my trees. Will they kill my trees? How do I get rid
Forest Tent Caterpillar. (Malacosoma disstria. Hübner) is a native insect. • Found
in hardwood forests throughout North America. • Abundant in eastern North.
May 25, 2013 ... The method to get rid of tent caterpillars that works the best for us is simply
vegetable oil. I save used vegetable oil from our deep fryer and pour ...
The eastern tent caterpillar, Malacosoma americanum, is a native species that
occurs throughout the eastern United States and westward to the Rocky ...