Phyllodesma americana – American Lappet

Family Lasiocampidae   Hodges # 7687

Caterpillar foods: leaves of alder, birch, oak, poplar, willow, Ceanothus velutinus, Chrysolepis chrysophylla, and Roseaceae;  larvae rest along twigs during the day, feed at night  (Bugguide)

4/15/2015

Phyllodesma americana 4-15-15 1

 

7/30/2014

Phyllodesma americana 7-30-14 1

 

4/17/2015

Phyllodesma americana 4-17-15 1

 

5/21/2014

Phyllodesma americana 5-21-14 1

 

7/26/2014

Phyllodesma americana 7-26-14 1

 

6/27/2010

Phyllodesma americana 6-27-10 2

 

7/11/2011

Phyllodesma americana 7-11-11 3

 

5/15/2013

Phyllodesma americana 5-15-13 1

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