Tent caterpillars are moderately sized caterpillars, or moth larvae, belonging to
the genus Malacosoma in the family Lasiocampidae. Twenty-six species have ...
The larvae of several moth and butterfly species (listed below) are collectively
referred to as tent caterpillars. Distributed throughout much of the United States ...
The eastern tent caterpillar, Malacosoma americanum, is a pest native to North
America. Populations fluctuate from year to year, with outbreaks occurring every ...
Forest Tent Caterpillar. (Malacosoma disstria. Hübner) is a native insect. • Found
in hardwood forests throughout North America. • Abundant in eastern North.
The eastern tent caterpillar, Malacosoma americanum, is a native species that
occurs throughout the eastern United States and westward to the Rocky ...
Tent worms are those little fuzzy catterpillers that turn trees into fuzzy nests. You
will often see trees covered in a white threadlike substance that looks similar to ...
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
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 ...
Aug 6, 2012 ... The life cycle starting with the cocoon spinning and ending with the cocoon part
of the cycle again.
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 ...