Image Number: 1150087

Organization:
Descriptor:
Egg(s)
Description:
Egg masses typically encircle a small branch and the larvae hatch in the early spring as the leaves are unfolding from their buds.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Lasiocampoidea
Family: Lasiocampidae
Subfamily: Malacosominae
Tribe: Malacosomini
Genus: Malacosoma
Subject: Malacosoma disstria Hübner
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Wednesday, August 7, 2002
Image last updated:
Wednesday, October 12, 2011