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The fall webworm, ''Hyphantria cunea'', is a moth in the family Arctiidae known principally for its larval stage, which creates the characteristic webbed nests on the tree limbs of a wide variety of hardwoods in the late summer and fall. It is mainly an aesthetic pest, and is not believed to harm otherwise healthy trees. It is well known to commercial tree services and arboriculturists.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Jivko Nakev
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By Jivko Nakev

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Uploaded Aug 28, 2016. Captured Aug 27, 2016 08:16 in Unnamed Road, 5930 Belene, Bulgaria.
  • Canon EOS 70D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/320s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm