Attributes of Tolype velleda

Large Tolype Moth
Tolype velleda (Stoll, 1791)

Family: Lasiocampidae
Subfamily: Macromphaliinae
Identification: Body extremely hairy. Head and front and sides of thorax white, middle of thorax black. Abdomen white to gray. Wings pale to dark gray with white veins and lines. Postmedial line broad, almost straight.
Wing Span: 3.2-5.8 cm.
Life History:
Flight: September - October.
Caterpillar Hosts: Apple, ash, birch, elm, oak, plum, and other trees.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Nova Scotia to central Florida, west to Minnesota, Nebraska, and Texas.
Conservation:
NCGR: G5
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes:

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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
September 28, 2014 fionabug Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States September 30, 2014 Details
September 30, 2014 Marissa45040 Warren County, Ohio, United States September 30, 2014 Details
September 26, 2014 lossoftime Ontario, Canada September 29, 2014 Details
September 26, 2014 bg112206 York County, Pennsylvania, United States September 27, 2014 Details
September 25, 2014 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 25, 2014 Details
September 23, 2013 KrazyKat_308 Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2014 Details
September 21, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 24, 2014 Details
September 24, 2014 jones.a Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2014 Details
September 22, 2014 KrazyKat_308 Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States September 23, 2014 Details
September 19, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 22, 2014 Details
July 24, 2014 Cmaries2007 Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States September 20, 2014 Details
September 19, 2014 Kenny Crane Mercer County, West Virginia, United States September 20, 2014 Details
September 07, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada September 17, 2014 Details
September 16, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States September 17, 2014 Details
September 14, 2014 JeremiahBear Morris County, New Jersey, United States September 14, 2014 Details
September 14, 2014 Maureen P Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States September 14, 2014 Details
September 12, 2014 Tye Seastedt Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States September 13, 2014 Details
September 12, 2014 imokruok Massachusetts, United States September 13, 2014 Details
September 11, 2014 ARL67 Ontario, Canada September 12, 2014 Details
September 07, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 10, 2014 Details
July 22, 2014 Rkormanik Catawba County, North Carolina, United States September 09, 2014 Details
July 27, 2014 madore27 Allegany County, Maryland, United States September 02, 2014 Details
July 12, 2014 EricS Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States August 21, 2014 Details
August 09, 2014 Candicespolio Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States August 16, 2014 Details
July 23, 2014 Lori Brower Ocean County, New Jersey, United States August 15, 2014 Details
August 10, 2014 tiffersaurus Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States August 14, 2014 Details
July 04, 2014 Mark Arsenault Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States August 12, 2014 Details
September 20, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
September 26, 2013 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 04, 2014 Details
September 28, 2013 JReuter Boone County, Missouri, United States June 10, 2014 Details
May 27, 2014 carmen bernard Duval County, Florida, United States June 03, 2014 Details
September 24, 2013 peggywolfe Suffolk County, New York, United States February 19, 2014 Details
September 25, 2013 Rob Sopko Somerset County, New Jersey, United States February 19, 2014 Details
September 25, 2013 CathK Albany County, New York, United States February 19, 2014 Details
October 01, 2013 Charles Garone Nassau County, New York, United States February 19, 2014 Details
October 14, 2013 wardmatt Fulton County, Georgia, United States February 13, 2014 Details
August 16, 2013 salesmunn Suffolk County, New York, United States February 11, 2014 Details
September 16, 2013 EeyoreWG Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States February 07, 2014 Details
September 16, 2013 Camp394 New Haven County, Connecticut, United States February 07, 2014 Details
September 07, 2013 Falariel El Paso County, Colorado, United States February 05, 2014 Details
October 27, 2013 Heather_Osborn1979 Camden County, Missouri, United States January 20, 2014 Details
October 11, 2013 swim4fun37 Douglas County, Nebraska, United States December 31, 2013 Details
June 12, 2013 Melissa Carr Galveston County, Texas, United States December 27, 2013 Details
September 15, 2013 jimintheozone Lancaster County, Nebraska, United States December 15, 2013 Details
September 09, 2013 EcologyB3 Michigan, United States November 15, 2013 Details
September 27, 2013 justcuroius Suffolk County, New York, United States November 15, 2013 Details
November 02, 2013 lorispencer Logan County, Arkansas, United States November 02, 2013 Details
October 10, 2013 jratkins79 Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States October 31, 2013 Details
October 25, 2013 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States October 27, 2013 Details
October 04, 2013 Gloeckler Benton County, Arkansas, United States October 27, 2013 Details