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  • Scientific Names
    • Malacosoma californicum
    • Mallacosoma californicum
  • English
    • Western Tent Caterpillar
    • Western Tent Caterpillar Moth

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Recent observations

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What

Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

lindynik

Date

April 9, 2015 05:56 PM PDT

Description

A caterpillar climbing on my broccoli plants.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

April 4, 2015 08:48 AM PDT

Description

Western Tent Caterpillar ....a moth

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

finatic

Date

March 22, 2015 11:02 AM PDT

Description

Riverside County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

finatic

Date

March 21, 2015 02:50 PM PDT

Description

San Bernardino County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

hummer56

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

March 17, 2015 04:26 PM PDT

Description

Western Tent Caterpillar

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

jennifercole

Date

March 15, 2015 11:12 AM PDT

Description

Desert almond always

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

dannerb

Date

March 8, 2015 09:47 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

March 5, 2014 02:56 PM PST

Description

Western Tent Caterpillars are found all over RRC on the Desert Almond (Prunus fasciculata) from late February to early March.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

dnydick

Date

June 16, 2014 05:27 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

western tent caterpillar Malacosoma californicum

Observer

mmreeves

Date

June 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Tent Caterpillar Moth Malacosoma californicum

Observer

ktasmith

Date

the past
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Description from Wikipedia

The Western Tent Caterpillar (Malacosoma californicum) is a moth of the family Lasiocampidae. It is a tent caterpillar. It is found in the western part of the Nearctic ecozone.

No range data available.