Phyllodesma ilicifolia (Small Lappet)

Phyllodesma ilicifolia (Small Lappet)
Originator: Kjell Mjølsnes

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: Gastropachinae
Genus: Phyllodesma
Species: Phyllodesma ilicifolia (Small Lappet)

Norwegian name: Rødbrun bladspinner

Host plants: Aspen (Populus tremula), Aspen and Poplar (Populus), Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus), Cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea), Vaccinium, Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)