Dendrolimus pini (Pine Lappet)

Dendrolimus pini (Pine Lappet)
Originator: Leif Gabrielsen

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: Dendrolimus
Species: Dendrolimus pini (Pine Lappet)

Norwegian name: Furuspinner

Host plants: Common Silver Fir (Abies alba), Fir (Abies), Juniper (Juniperus), Larch (Larix), Pine (Pinus), Spruce (Picea)

Confusion species: Lasiocampa quercus (Oak Eggar)