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Erebidae
930319.008140Hyphantria cunea (Drury, 1773) – Fall Webworm
© Charles W. Melton© Lynette Schimming
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: • Phalaena cunea Drury, 1773
• Hyphantria brunnea Strecker, 1900
• Cycnia budea Hόbner, 1823
• Spilosoma candida Walker, 1865
• Bombyx liturata Goeze, 1781
• Spilosoma mutans Walker, 1856
• Arctia pallida Packard, 1864
• Hyphantria pictipupa Fitch, 1857
• Hyphantria punctata Fitch, 1857
• Phalaena punctatissima Smith, 1797
• Hyphantria suffusa Strecker, 1900
• Hyphantria textor Harris, 1828
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 47.20m, 47.21m; p. 270. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
Hyphantria cunea
© Anthony W. Thomas
Hyphantria cunea
© Bob Patterson
Hyphantria cunea
© Machele White
Hyphantria cunea
© Lynette Schimming
Hyphantria cunea
© John Davis
Hyphantria cunea
© Libby & Rick Avis
Hyphantria cunea
© Ken Childs
Hyphantria cunea
© Carol Wolf
Hyphantria cunea
© Carol Wolf
Hyphantria cunea
© Carol Wolf
Hyphantria cunea
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Hyphantria cunea
30mm – © Jim Vargo
Hyphantria cunea
30mm – © Jim Vargo
Hyphantria cunea
© Nolie Schneider

Hyphantria cunea
© Richard Leung

Hyphantria cunea
© Jason Dombroskie

Hyphantria cunea
© Betsy Higgins

Hyphantria cunea
© Canadian National Collection LG

Hyphantria cunea
© McGuire Center LG

Hyphantria cunea
© Howell Curtis

Hyphantria cunea
© Jason Dombroskie

Hyphantria cunea
© Valerie G. Bugh

Hyphantria cunea
© Nolie Schneider

Hyphantria cunea
© Nolie Schneider

Hyphantria cunea
© Anthony W. Thomas

Hyphantria cunea
© Bob Moul

Hyphantria cunea
© Jason Dombroskie

Hyphantria cunea
© John Himmelman


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