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 ...
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 ...
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
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
I have eastern tent caterpillars in my trees. Will they kill my trees? How do I get rid
The eastern tent caterpillar is a native moth documented as early as 1646. The
caterpillar larvae are known to defoliate trees. They are considered an aesthetic ...
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 ...