Nematocampa resistaria – Horned Spanworm

Hodges # 7010

Caterpillar foods: many shrubs and trees including pine, hemlock, fir, larch and spruce (Bugguide), apple, birch, maple, oak, and strawberry (Beadle & Leckie), linden, hickory, pear, Ribes (Covell)

Females have whitish ground color; males are more yellowish.  (Bugguide)

8/3/2010

 

6/26/2013  male

Nematocampa resistaria 6-26-13 1

 

7/6/2013  female

Nematocampa resistaria 7-6-13 1

 

6/26/2013

Nematocampa resistaria 6-26-13 2

 

7/3/2011

Nematocampa resistaria 7-3-11 3

 

6/23/2012   female

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