mountain tent caterpillar
Malacosoma parallela Staudinger

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Lasiocampoidea
Family: Lasiocampidae
Subfamily: Macromphaliinae
Tribe: Malacosomini
Genus: Malacosoma

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
mountain ring silk moth

Categories

Category: Foliage Feeding Insects