Common NameMottled Tiger, Spotted TussockSeasonalityMid June - early July.IdentificationThere are no other species in Alberta with which this one can be confused. Royal Alberta Museum page
Scientific NameLophocampa maculataCommon Name
Mottled Tiger, Spotted Tussock
Found throughout the southern boreal forest and riparian habitats in the prairies.
Mid June - early July.
There are no other species in Alberta with which this one can be confused. Royal Alberta Museum pageLife History
No information available.
A wide variety of trees and shrubs, including Acer, Salix, Populus, Betula and Alnus.
Widespread throughout most of North America.
Page Citation for Lophocampa maculata
"Lophocampa maculata, University of Alberta E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum." University of Alberta Museums Search Site, https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/g/2-256. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.