Image Number: 1791008

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Larva(e)
Description:
early season leaf feeder on cherry trees, familiar tent serves as shelter between group feeding excursions
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 americanum (Fabricius)
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Thursday, June 26, 1997
Image last updated:
Saturday, January 23, 2016