White-marked Tussock Moth Orgyia leucostigma

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White-marked Tussock Moth Orgyia leucostigma

A moth without wings? Yes, the female adult White-marked Tussock Moth does not grow wings.



white marked tussock moth orgyia leucostigma caterpillar worm tufts hair black white red head yellow
Yellow tufts of hair on its back
white marked tussock moth orgyia leucostigma caterpillar worm tufts hair black white red head yellow
Caterpillar has a red head
white marked tussock moth orgyia leucostigma caterpillar worm tufts hair black white red head yellow
Long black tufts of hair
white marked tussock moth orgyia leucostigma caterpillar worm tufts hair black white red head yellow
Brown and black tufts like a tail
white marked tussock moth orgyia leucostigma caterpillar worm tufts hair black white red head yellow
Two red dots on caterpillars back

(Forgot to take a photo of the cocoon)
white marked tussock moth orgyia leucostigma female adult wingless no wings
Adult Female Moth
Eggs visible through skin
white marked tussock moth orgyia leucostigma female adult wingless no wings
Adult Female Moth
White-marked Tussock Moth