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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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
August 01, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States August 31, 2014 Details
August 30, 2014 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States August 31, 2014 Details
July 21, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2014 Details
August 25, 2014 Mike Stinson Charlotte County, Virginia, United States August 25, 2014 Details
August 03, 2014 D_narango New Castle County, Delaware, United States August 15, 2014 Details
July 28, 2014 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States August 12, 2014 Details
August 10, 2014 osprey1984 District of Columbia, United States August 11, 2014 Details
September 10, 2010 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States August 09, 2014 Details
August 08, 2014 BonnieA Cape May County, New Jersey, United States August 09, 2014 Details
August 09, 2014 cblazo Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 09, 2014 Details
August 02, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States August 03, 2014 Details
July 30, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2014 Details
July 30, 2014 Elaine Link Macoupin County, Illinois, United States July 31, 2014 Details
June 19, 2010 David Trently Franklin County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
September 06, 2013 adamschaffer Madison County, Arkansas, United States July 25, 2014 Details
July 17, 2014 ofdewdrops Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
July 09, 2014 Cecily Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States July 09, 2014 Details
June 25, 2014 kbarmore Dane County, Wisconsin, United States July 07, 2014 Details
August 03, 2010 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States July 06, 2014 Details
June 29, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 06, 2014 Details
May 31, 2014 djayschmitt Texas, Tarrant County, United States July 04, 2014 Details
June 27, 2014 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States June 27, 2014 Details
June 22, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 22, 2014 Details
May 26, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States June 14, 2014 Details
May 25, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States June 10, 2014 Details
May 27, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States June 02, 2014 Details
September 08, 2013 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States June 01, 2014 Details
April 26, 2014 Rossalleni McCreary County, Kentucky, United States May 26, 2014 Details
May 11, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States May 13, 2014 Details
April 22, 2014 RMichaelson Bexar County, Texas, United States April 22, 2014 Details
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