Species Details

Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum Read more about this collection »

Common NameFall Webworm SeasonalityJune. IdentificationHyphantrea cunea is very similar to Spilosoma congrua, which is usually immaculate or nearly immaculate. Spilosoma congrua has a more robust body and the forewing apex is less pointed.

Scientific Name Hyphantria cunea Common Name Fall Webworm Habitat Shrubby areas in the eastern and southern prairie ecoregion of Alberta. Seasonality June. Identification Hyphantrea cunea is very similar to Spilosoma congrua, which is usually immaculate or nearly immaculate. Spilosoma congrua has a more robust body and the forewing apex is less pointed. Diet Info An extremely polyphagous species, recorded primarily from trees and shrubs. Range Occurs across most of the U.S. and southern Canada, although absent from central and western Alberta and south-eastern B.C.

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"Species Details - Hyphantria cunea, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-222. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

Authorship

Name Schmidt, B. C.
Role species page author

References

Specimen Information

There are 36 specimens of this Species.

36 results plotted on map in 18 markers.
Note: Only records with latitude and longitude coordinates are plotted on map.

UASM12331 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Cardston Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1950-08-31

UASM12369 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Cardston Collected ByBowman, K. Date Collected1950-08-31

UASM19830 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Writing-On-Stone Provincial Park Collected ByAnweiler, G. G.; Troubridge, J. Date Collected2000-06-28/2000-06-29

UASM58058 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Red Deer River Collected ByAnweiler, G. G.; Schmidt, B. C. Date Collected2004-06-03/2004-06-04

UASM58059 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Red Deer River Collected ByAnweiler, G. G.; Schmidt, B. C. Date Collected2004-06-03/2004-06-04

UASM56979 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Onefour Collected ByAnweiler, G. G. Date Collected2004-06-23

UASM77838 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Buffalo Collected ByAnweiler, G. G. Date Collected2005-06-16

UASM41252 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Jenner Collected ByAnweiler, G. G.; Schmidt, B. C. Date Collected2005-06-14

UASM41980 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Jenner Collected ByAnweiler, G. G.; Schmidt, B. C. Date Collected2005-06-14

UASM41981 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Alberta, Jenner Collected ByAnweiler, G. G.; Schmidt, B. C. Date Collected2005-06-14

UASM172103 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Ontario, Carp Ridge Collected ByTroubridge, J. Date Collected2004-06-19

UASM172104 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Ontario, Carp Ridge Collected ByTroubridge, J. Date Collected2004-06-25

UASM172105 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: New Brunswick, Saint-Basile Collected ByHensel, H. Date Collected2000-06-16

UASM172106 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: Maryland, Prince George's county Collected ByTroubridge; Lafontaine Date Collected2004-05-11

UASM172107 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Ontario, Dorcas Bay Collected ByTroubridge, J. Date Collected2004-07-17

UASM172108 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: British Columbia, Summerland Collected ByGardiner, M. Date Collected1994-05-04/1994-05-12

UASM172109 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedUnited States: Oregon, Josephine county, Eight Dollar Mountain Collected ByTroubridge, J. Date Collected1999-06-15

UASM172110 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: British Columbia, Gabriola Island Collected ByAnweiler Date Collected1989-05-31

UASM172111 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Ontario, Canfield Collected ByTroubridge, J. Date Collected1987-08-08/1987-08-14

UASM172112 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: British Columbia, Vancouver Island, Sandy Island Marine Park Collected ByWoodward, D. Date Collected2000-05-13

UASM172113 - Hyphantria cunea

University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum

Place CollectedCanada: Ontario, Stittsville Collected ByTroubridge, J. Date Collected2003-06-28

Adult Seasonal Distribution