Red-humped Caterpillar Moth (Schizura concinna)
|Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info) |
This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:
|By DiOhio |
|Negative ||DiOhio ||On Jan 21, 2007, DiOhio from Corning, OH
(Zone 6a) wrote:
Since the larvae to this moth is gregarious, a lot of damage can be done to one tree. A special note that they can injure apple trees.
Host plants include apple, blueberry, elms, hickories, maples, persimmon, poplars, walnut, willows, and many other trees and shrubs.
|Positive ||richntampabay ||On Oct 10, 2008, richntampabay from Oldsmar, FL wrote:
This bug has been found in Oldsmar Florida (Tampa Bay Area) and have been eating the foliage on my Sweet Gum Trees.
Timer: 9.28 jiffies (0.092782020568848).