Mockernut Hickory Carya tomentosa (Lamarck) Nuttall  Synonyms: Carya alba, Hicoria alba.

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Host plant for various butterfly species including Banded Hairstreak.

Host plant for various moth species including Walnut Sphinx Moth, Pecan Leafminer Moth, American Dagger Moth, Banded Tussock Moth, Epione Underwing Moth, Oldwife Underwing Moth, Yellow-gray Underwing Moth, Ulalume Underwing Moth (Database of World's Lepidopteran Host Plants).

There are 136 records in the project database.

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Mockernut Hickory near the Patuxent River in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/5/2012). Photo by Tom Feild. (MBP list)

Mockernut Hickory in fruit in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/29/2011). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Mockernut Hickory in Howard Co., Maryland (6/3/2010). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Mockernut Hickory in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (5/7/2011). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Mockernut Hickory in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/12/2010). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

Mockernut Hickory (trunk) in Howard Co., Maryland (2/11/2017). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A Mockernut Hickory in Talbot Co., Maryland (4/19/2014). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Mockernut Hickory in Dorchester Co., Maryland (10/14/2017). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

The tomentose pubescence on the twig and leaf base Mockernut Hickory in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/29/2011). Photo by Bill Harms. (MBP list)

The fruit of Mockernut Hickory in Allegany Co., Maryland (6/28/2015). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Mockernut Hickory bud in Baltimore Co., Maryland (12/7/2012). Photo by Kerry Wixted. (MBP list)

Mockernut Hickory in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/4/2016). Photo by Jane Hill. (MBP list)


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