Lasiocampidae Malacosominae Malacosomini Malacosoma (Clisiocampa) castrense Malacosoma (Malacosoma) alpicolum
Malacosoma (Clisiocampa) neustria (Linnaeus, 1758)
The Lackey
Bombyx à livrée

Genus: Malacosoma Hübner, [1820]   Subgenus: Clisiocampa Curtis, 1828   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
M. (Clisiocampa) neustria (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, June 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. (Clisiocampa) neustria (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, June 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. (Clisiocampa) neustria (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Manziana (Roma), Italy, June 1995
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
M. (Clisiocampa) neustria (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Cineto Romano (Roma), Italy, May 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. (Clisiocampa) neustria (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (first instar), Cineto Romano (Roma), Italy, April 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Malus, Prunus, Quercus, Betula, Populus, Tilia, Crataegus, Salix

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