E-218: Tent Caterpillars
tent caterpillars information sheet

210550, 15; 233550, 85;
Email: ct-allen@tamu.edu

Product Code: E-218

Electronic download only. Tent caterpillars attack broadleaf trees and shrubs and produce unsightly webs or tents. The life cycles and identifying characteristics of and control measures for the four tent caterpillar species found in Texas are discussed. Recommended pesticides are also listed. (4 pp., 4 photos, 1 table) By: Wizzie Brown