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Gypsy Moth

Lymantria dispar

Description:

Photos of Gypsy Moth larva,pupa, and both male and female adults. I worked very hard to get photos of them all! larva- 5/29/13, pupa- 6/12/13, adults- 6/22/13

Habitat:

Oak trees

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6 Comments

keithp2012
keithp2012 8 years ago

The caterpillar was last instar so I don't know how long it takes from egg to mature caterpillar

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Thanks for the dates! It is amazing all of this happens in a short amount of time!

keithp2012
keithp2012 8 years ago

updated info

keithp2012
keithp2012 8 years ago

Ill add the dates as soon as I can

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Awesome series, Keith! Could you tell us the dates for each of the photos, so we have a general idea of how long their life cycle took?

keithp2012
keithp2012 8 years ago

Lots of great photos tell me how they look

keithp2012
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keithp2012

West Babylon, New York, USA

Spotted on Jul 3, 2013
Submitted on Jul 3, 2013

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