Attributes of Atteva aurea

Ailanthus Webworm Moth
Atteva aurea (Cramer, 1781)

Family: Yponomeutidae
Subfamily:
Identification: Forewing orange, with four bands of yellow spots outlined in black. Spots smaller in Florida population, which until recently was considered a separate species. Hindwing smoky gray.
Wing Span: 1.8-3 cm.
Life History: Larva lives in communal webs.
Flight: March-November.
Caterpillar Hosts: Ailanthus and paradise tree.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: New York to Florida, west to Nebraska and Texas.
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes:

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August 25, 2015 Mike Dillon Miller County, Arkansas, United States September 01, 2015 Details
September 01, 2015 Marsha W. Cook County, Illinois, United States September 01, 2015 Details
June 14, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 30, 2015 Details
August 07, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States August 27, 2015 Details
August 22, 2015 John LeBlanc Henrico County, Virginia, United States August 24, 2015 Details
August 21, 2015 PMD Ontario, Canada August 22, 2015 Details
August 08, 2015 JimGriffin Hendricks County, Indiana, United States August 19, 2015 Details
July 11, 2015 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States August 18, 2015 Details
August 03, 2015 iinv003 Union County, North Carolina, United States August 17, 2015 Details
August 09, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 16, 2015 Details
August 08, 2015 treichard Kent County, Maryland, United States August 14, 2015 Details
August 04, 2015 Ivyjnkyrd Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States August 08, 2015 Details
August 04, 2015 Jon Rapp Christian County, Missouri, United States August 08, 2015 Details
August 08, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 08, 2015 Details
August 03, 2015 Amaryllis Davidson County, North Carolina, United States August 05, 2015 Details
July 24, 2015 Rangertsp Davidson County, Tennessee, United States August 04, 2015 Details
October 17, 2014 M. Moore Dallas County, Texas, United States July 31, 2015 Details
July 31, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States July 31, 2015 Details
July 18, 2015 caw33iii Wake County, North Carolina, United States July 26, 2015 Details
October 01, 2013 Brittanie New York County, New York, United States July 25, 2015 Details
July 20, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States July 25, 2015 Details
July 19, 2015 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 25, 2015 Details
July 18, 2015 Sheryl Johnson Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2015 Details
July 19, 2015 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States July 20, 2015 Details
July 14, 2015 jrowland Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States July 14, 2015 Details
July 08, 2015 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States July 09, 2015 Details
July 04, 2015 grosh Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, United States July 06, 2015 Details
July 05, 2015 LepidoBot19 Madison County, Kentucky, United States July 05, 2015 Details
July 02, 2015 Krish49 Shawnee County, Kansas, United States July 04, 2015 Details
July 03, 2015 Allen Belden Powhatan County, Virginia, United States July 04, 2015 Details
September 26, 2009 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States July 01, 2015 Details
May 29, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States June 29, 2015 Details
April 13, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States June 25, 2015 Details
June 19, 2015 Allen Belden Botetourt County, Virginia, United States June 20, 2015 Details
May 09, 2015 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States June 07, 2015 Details
October 27, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States May 31, 2015 Details
May 21, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States May 26, 2015 Details
May 17, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 21, 2015 Details
May 09, 2015 Roy Morris Polk County, Florida, United States May 18, 2015 Details
May 10, 2015 treichard Allegany County, Maryland, United States May 15, 2015 Details
April 11, 2015 David Trently Brewster County, Texas, United States May 15, 2015 Details
May 03, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States May 14, 2015 Details
May 08, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States May 12, 2015 Details
May 09, 2015 curtis.lehman Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States May 09, 2015 Details
May 02, 2015 SkrentnyJeff Cook County, Illinois, United States May 04, 2015 Details
April 15, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States April 29, 2015 Details
April 21, 2015 whbauer Bexar County, Texas, United States April 22, 2015 Details
August 20, 2014 LuckyLogan Plymouth County, Iowa, United States March 09, 2015 Details
October 21, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States February 24, 2015 Details
May 20, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States February 23, 2015 Details