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Western tent caterpillars

Malacosoma fragilis (Stretch)


Trees and shrubs.


These caterpillars will eat almost any tree or shrub.

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1 Comment

maplemoth662 a year ago

Three, beautiful, caterpillar photos....

Tristan Pragnell
Spotted by
Tristan Pragnell

Washington, USA

Lat: 47.43, Long: -122.61

Spotted on May 10, 2015
Submitted on May 10, 2015

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