Sycamore Tussock Moth Halysidota harrisii Walsh, 1864    Synonyms: Hodges #8204.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Erebidae   >   Genus Halysidota   

Status:

According to BugGuide.net, "adults in the eastern regions can only be separated from Halysidota tessellaris by genitalia dissection." Adults should be posted to the Banded/Sycamore Tussock Moth page.

Relationships:

Host plants include American Sycamore.

There are 81 records in the project database.

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A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/2/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (8/8/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth cterpillar in Baltimore Co., Maryland (8/10/2020). Photo by Pauline Horn. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (9/26/2013). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Howard Co., Maryland (7/15/2017). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/14/2019). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/14/2019). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/14/2019). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Harford Co., Maryland (9/18/2017). Photo by Shannon Schade. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Harford Co., Maryland (9/18/2017). Photo by Shannon Schade. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Frederick Co., Maryland (7/27/2020). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Baltimore Co., Maryland (9/1/2017). Photo by Pauline Horn. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/18/2020). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Montgomery Co., Maryland (8/3/2020). (c) amytsnyder, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by amytsnyder via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Allegany Co., Maryland (9/8/2012). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland (7/30/2020). (c) Hans Holbrook, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Hans Holbrook. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (8/8/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

A parasitized Sycamore Tussock Moth larva in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (10/17/2016). Verified by Roger Downer/BAMONA. Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar (left) with Banded Tussock Moth caterpillar (right) on American Sycamore leaf in Howard Co., Maryland (8/8/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (7/10/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/14/2019). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (7/10/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (8/8/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

Sycamore Tussock Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (8/8/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Baltimore Co., Maryland (8/5/2019). Photo by Pauline Horn. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth caterpillar in Washington Co., Maryland (8/5/2017). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Sycamore Tussock Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland (7/18/2019). Photo by Vera Wiest. (MBP list)


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