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LasiocampidaeLappet Moths
Lasiocampinae


Phyllodesma americana
Lappet Moth

Phylo: 870003
Hodges:   7687
Size: FWL: 14 - 22 mm  |  WS: 29 - 49 mm
Range: (Can): Alaska, Yukon, and all provinces.
Range: (NA): MPG range and flight data
Range: (World): Nearctic
Season: (BC): Apr - Jul
Food: Polyphagous:  See "Hosts" link for details.
Comments: At rest the forewings are tented high and hindwings spread flat, the result is a rather unique profile.




2014-05-16


2015-05-25


2017-05-15_08


2017-05-19


2018-05-22


2018-05-27



Local Data

Observations: 89 record(s)
Year(s) recorded: 2014, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 2020, 2021.
First flight: Apr 13
Last flight: Jun 14
FWL: 15 - 19 mm


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BOLDBarcode of Life Data Systems — University of Guelph

BGBug Guide — Iowa State University

BAMONAButterflies and Moths of North America

EFEFauna BC — University of British Columbia

EHSE.H.Strickland Museum — University of Alberta

GBIFGlobal Biodiversity Information Facility

HostsHosts Database — Natural History Museum (London)

MPGMoth Photographers Group — University of Mississippi

PNWPacific Northwest Moths — Western Washington University

SMESpencer Museum of Entomology — University of British Columbia

WikipediaWikipedia