Mauffette, "Temperature and food quality effects on growth, consumption and post-ingestive utilization efficiencies of the forest tent caterpillar Malacosoma disstria (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae
)," Bulletin of Entomological Research, vol.
Tent-based thermoregulation in social caterpillars of Eriogaster lanestris (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae
): behavioral mechanisms and physical features of the tent.
) population with different virus formulations.
The urticating caterpillars collected from December 2007 to January 2008, on blueberries of the cultivar Bluebelle in Pelotas, RS, were identified as Tolype innocens (Burmeister, 1878) (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae
1998 The Moths of Borneo (Part 3): Superfamily Bombycoidea: Families Lasiocampidae
, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Brahmaeidae, Saturniidae, Sphingidae.
The family Lasiocampidae
includes the eggar, lackey or lappet moths, a characteristic group of medium-sized, stout-bodied and often sombre-coloured insects that are related to the silk moths (Bombycidae) and moon and atlas moths (Saturnidae).
Barbauld does not identify the caterpillar she describes, but her description matches entomological illustrations and identifications of the European tent caterpillar, Order Lepidoptera, Family Lasiocampidae
, Species Malacosoma Neustria, also known as the larva of the Lackey moth.
), as well as the green Scotch pine caterpillar or cankerworm (Buparius piniara, Geometridae), eat the leaves of conifers, and the caterpillars of some leafroller moths eat the buds on the young shoots.
Nuclear polyhedrosis virus treatment effect on reproductive potential of western tent caterpillar (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae
Overwintering egg mass adaptations of the eastern tent caterpillar, Malacosoma americanum (Fab.) (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae
Intra species competition in a field population of Gregopimpla himalayensis (Hymenoptera: Ichneumonidae) parasitic on Malacosomane ustriatestacea (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae
Interspecific relations among three hymenopterous egg parasites of the pine moth, Dendrolimus spectabilis Butler (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae
) in the Japanese black pine forest.
Adelocephalidae, Saturniidae, Mimallonidae, Lasiocampidae
, Eupterotidae e Lymantriidae da Regiao Missioneira do Rio Grande do Sul.
Estudio total No DE MUESTRAS ORDEN FAMILIA TOTAL POSITIVAS No No % Lepidoptera 324 78 24.1 Arctiidae 32 5 15.6 Doidae 5 3 60 Heliconidae 6 2 33.3 Lasiocampidae
1 1 100 Limacodidae 8 2 25 Lymantriidae 3 1 33.3 Megalopygidae 5 2 40 Notodontidae 26 7 26.9 Nymphalidae 34 11 32.4 Papilionidae 8 1 12.5 Pieridae 12 2 16.7 Pyralidae 14 3 21.4 Riodinidae 6 2 33.3 Saturniidae 134 32 23.9 Sphingidae 30 4 13.3 Hymenoptera 110 17 15.5 Apidae 3 2 66.7 Formicidae 16 3 18.8 Vespidae 86 10 11.6 N.I.