Notodontidae Thaumetopoeinae Thaumetopoea pityocampa Thaumetopoea solitaria
Thaumetopoea processionea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Oak Procession Moth, Oak Processionary
Processionnaire du chêne

Genus: Thaumetopoea Hübner, [1820]   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Helianthocampa de Freina & Witt, 1985
   Traumatocampa Wallengren, 1871

Adult:
T. processionea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, September 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
T. processionea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, September 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
T. processionea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Forêt de Jussy, Genève, Switzerland, June 20, 2012
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
T. processionea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monti della Laga (Rieti), Italy, May 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
T. processionea (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae, Manziana (Roma), Italy, May 1991
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Quercus

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