western tent caterpillar (Malacosoma californicum ) on antelope bitterbrush (Purshia tridentata ) - 2143069

western tent caterpillar
Malacosoma californicum (Packard)

Host: antelope bitterbrush (Purshia tridentata (Pursh) DC.)
Descriptor: Larva(e)
Description: larvae and tent on antelope bitterbrush (Prushia tridentata)
Image type: Field
Image location: Douglas County, Nevada, United States

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Specimen in collection: No
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Name: Brytten Steed
Organization: USDA Forest Service
Country: United States

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Image Number: 2143069

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Image taken on Monday, May 08, 2006
Image uploaded on Monday, June 26, 2006
Image Information last updated on Wednesday, May 07, 2008