Tent Caterpillars live in colonies. They are destructive and defoliate trees.
Tent Caterpillar in a Wild Cherry tree, early Spring, west KY, USA
The stripe down the back is the identifier.
An Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth at the porch lights on June 1, 2004.
Front view of the Tent Caterpillar Moth.
Tent caterpillars my son picked up, they're everywhere right now in Arkansas.
spring of 08, these are really bad in my area right now, yick
Eastern Tent Caterpillar
Caterpillars on their foraging procession
Tent caterpillar on wild cherry tree, April 2013, Zone 7b.
Tent caterpillar moth, Arkannsas River Valley, Sebastian County AR. mid May.