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 17, 2013 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States March 14, 2014 Details
August 14, 2012 Denise Farrell Bergen County, New Jersey, United States February 19, 2014 Details
August 11, 2012 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States February 18, 2014 Details
October 16, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States February 18, 2014 Details
September 05, 2013 jr.berry Union County, New Jersey, United States February 15, 2014 Details
August 01, 2013 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 13, 2014 Details
October 29, 2013 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States January 13, 2014 Details
September 15, 2013 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States December 22, 2013 Details
July 26, 2013 Rangertsp DeKalb County, Tennessee, United States December 18, 2013 Details
November 21, 2013 Airedoc Brunswick County, North Carolina, United States December 01, 2013 Details
November 11, 2013 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States November 19, 2013 Details
October 30, 2013 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 31, 2013 Details
September 12, 2013 jratkins79 Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States October 10, 2013 Details
September 09, 2013 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States October 06, 2013 Details
August 24, 2013 Jeff Brown Greene County, Ohio, United States September 25, 2013 Details
August 26, 2013 Jeff Brown Montgomery County, Ohio, United States September 25, 2013 Details
August 24, 2013 grayhairstreak New Castle County, Delaware, United States September 22, 2013 Details
August 24, 2013 Jeff Brown Greene County, Ohio, United States September 18, 2013 Details
September 08, 2013 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States September 13, 2013 Details
July 30, 2012 dncms Knox County, Ohio, United States September 12, 2013 Details
May 15, 2013 Rangertsp Henderson County, Tennessee, United States September 12, 2013 Details
August 27, 2013 Jeff Brown Montgomery County, Ohio, United States September 02, 2013 Details
August 31, 2013 Fritz Riedel Calvert County, Maryland, United States August 31, 2013 Details
August 27, 2013 Pete Williams Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States August 28, 2013 Details
July 27, 2013 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States August 27, 2013 Details
August 18, 2013 Jeff Brown Montgomery County, Ohio, United States August 26, 2013 Details
August 23, 2013 Jeff Brown Montgomery County, Ohio, United States August 25, 2013 Details
August 24, 2013 Jeff Brown Greene County, Ohio, United States August 25, 2013 Details
August 13, 2013 mimidharp@yahoo.com Carroll County, Maryland, United States August 24, 2013 Details
August 23, 2013 EllenL Ontario, Canada August 23, 2013 Details
August 25, 2011 marquy Wayne County, Michigan, United States August 21, 2013 Details
July 25, 2010 David Trently Hamblen County, Tennessee, United States August 18, 2013 Details
August 01, 2010 David Trently Campbell County, Tennessee, United States August 18, 2013 Details
August 17, 2013 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 18, 2013 Details
August 15, 2013 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States August 18, 2013 Details
August 05, 2013 CA Ivy Benton County, Arkansas, United States August 13, 2013 Details
August 10, 2013 Jeff Brown Montgomery County, Ohio, United States August 13, 2013 Details
August 11, 2013 Shelley Rutkin Forsyth County, North Carolina, United States August 12, 2013 Details
July 28, 2013 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States August 08, 2013 Details
August 03, 2013 Cathy110 James City County, Virginia, United States August 06, 2013 Details
July 24, 2013 jawinget Monroe County, Illinois, United States August 01, 2013 Details
July 26, 2013 Jeff Brown Montgomery County, Ohio, United States July 31, 2013 Details
July 14, 2013 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States July 28, 2013 Details
July 26, 2013 Mike Rosengarten Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States July 27, 2013 Details
July 22, 2013 Jeff Brown Montgomery County, Ohio, United States July 23, 2013 Details
July 17, 2013 davmcnaugh Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States July 20, 2013 Details
July 09, 2013 BigMcC62 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 14, 2013 Details
July 11, 2013 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States July 12, 2013 Details
July 10, 2013 kent Weakley County, Tennessee, United States July 10, 2013 Details
July 10, 2013 Jeff Brown Montgomery County, Ohio, United States July 10, 2013 Details