Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)

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Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)

Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Macro-heterocera" (Macro-moths)
Family: Lasiocampidae (Eggars)
Subfamily: Lasiocampinae
Genus: Trichiura
Species: Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)

Norwegian name: Hagtornspinner

Host plants: Alder (Alnus), Aspen and Poplar (Populus), Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus), Birch (Betula), Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), Calluna, Elm (Ulmus), Hawthorn (Crataegus), Hazel (Corylus), Heather (Calluna vulgaris), Prunus, Rowan (Sorbus aucuparia), Sorbus, Vaccinium, Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)