Leafroller???

webkat555April 19, 2012

Is this a leafroller or something else? The tree (Crabapple) is covered with them. I have eliminated webworm and cankerworm...possibly leafroller or leaftier, but the habits do not exactly match the leafroller (even though my pictures seem to match (the two images marked "leafroller" are of my NOID worm)....can't find a good pic of a leaftier. Hope someone from here can help me come up with a more definitive answer. Thanks!





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Kimmsr(4a/5b-MI)

That looks more like the Eastern Tentworm.

Here is a link that might be useful: Eastern Tentworm

    Bookmark   April 20, 2012 at 7:16AM
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webkat555

Nah...we eliminated tent caterpillar....these little guys are naked (no hair).

    Bookmark   April 20, 2012 at 9:33AM
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jimr36(5b CO)

If you can get a good closeup picture of the caterpillar / worm, trying submitting it to Bugguide.net That site is great for ID-ing.

http://bugguide.net/node/view/6/bgimage

    Bookmark   April 20, 2012 at 11:05AM
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webkat555

Funny, I just posted on whatsthatbug.com....will also try bugguide.

    Bookmark   April 20, 2012 at 12:16PM
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