Attributes of Malacosoma disstria

Forest Tent Caterpillar Moth
Malacosoma disstria Hübner, 1820

Family: Lasiocampidae
Subfamily: Lasiocampinae
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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
June 26, 2014 Intrinsic3141 Suffolk County, New York, United States December 17, 2014 Details
June 30, 2014 b.cn.u Ontario, Canada September 19, 2014 Details
June 22, 2014 Eelhsa Ontario, Canada September 15, 2014 Details
July 29, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada August 20, 2014 Details
May 17, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States August 08, 2014 Details
July 18, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada July 26, 2014 Details
June 29, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 25, 2014 Details
July 05, 2014 Bushytail3 Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 06, 2014 Details
June 10, 2014 Debbie Taylor Pope County, Arkansas, United States July 03, 2014 Details
June 10, 2014 Debbie Taylor Pope County, Arkansas, United States July 03, 2014 Details
June 21, 2014 mglesmann Manitoba, Canada June 28, 2014 Details
June 18, 2014 Cassandraharrop Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States June 19, 2014 Details
June 07, 2014 kgering Chippewa County, Wisconsin, United States June 13, 2014 Details
April 20, 2014 arcturusangel Gregg County, Texas, United States June 12, 2014 Details
June 10, 2014 Laurie Abare Essex County, New York, United States June 11, 2014 Details
June 04, 2014 Mr. Norton Ontario, Canada June 04, 2014 Details
May 25, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States June 02, 2014 Details
May 04, 2014 Rondematteo Wake County, North Carolina, United States May 17, 2014 Details
May 04, 2014 CA Ivy Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States May 11, 2014 Details
April 28, 2014 toomuchmatthew Dallas County, Texas, United States April 28, 2014 Details
April 09, 2014 wcabrera Angelina County, Texas, United States April 12, 2014 Details
June 05, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States February 18, 2014 Details
June 01, 2013 rosenthal.k Alexandria City County, Virginia, United States February 18, 2014 Details
July 28, 2013 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States February 10, 2014 Details
May 22, 2012 melakia Marin County, California, United States November 19, 2013 Details
July 15, 2013 cheins Winona County, Minnesota, United States November 11, 2013 Details
July 14, 2013 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States October 16, 2013 Details
May 30, 2013 AlexisCostello Camden County, New Jersey, United States October 13, 2013 Details
June 16, 2013 Jpasanen04 British Columbia, Canada September 17, 2013 Details
May 20, 2010 JMonaco Suffolk County, New York, United States August 30, 2013 Details
July 24, 2013 John Ashley Flathead County, Montana, United States August 21, 2013 Details
July 24, 2013 John Ashley Flathead County, Montana, United States August 21, 2013 Details
July 07, 2013 trever Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States August 05, 2013 Details
July 08, 2013 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States August 05, 2013 Details
June 28, 2013 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States July 22, 2013 Details
July 11, 2013 TravelinJoy Warren County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2013 Details
July 06, 2013 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 15, 2013 Details
June 28, 2013 Sean Werle Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 10, 2013 Details
April 20, 2013 Brenda Loveless Dallas County, Texas, United States July 10, 2013 Details
May 01, 2013 Brenda Loveless Collin County, Texas, United States July 10, 2013 Details
July 07, 2013 Holly_Grant Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States July 08, 2013 Details
June 18, 2013 nicoleloreenchudy Manitoba, Canada July 03, 2013 Details
July 03, 2013 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States July 03, 2013 Details
June 04, 2013 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States July 02, 2013 Details
June 04, 2013 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States July 02, 2013 Details
June 18, 2013 merlot_rosebud Lake County, Montana, United States June 25, 2013 Details
July 12, 2008 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States June 15, 2013 Details
May 10, 2013 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States June 07, 2013 Details
June 02, 2013 jhnichols Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States June 03, 2013 Details
May 11, 2013 staceya St Louis County, Missouri, United States May 24, 2013 Details