White Satin Moth (Leucoma salicis)

The White Satin Moth or Satin Moth (Leucoma salicis) is a moth of the Lymantriidae family. It is usually found in Europe. It has been identified in Western Nevada.

The wingspan is 37–50 mm. The moth flies from June to August.

The larvae feed on Salix and Populus species

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Contact:

Gene Phillips
Forest Health Specialist
885 Eastlake Blvd.
Carson City, Nevada 89704
Phone: 775-849-2500 ext 241
Fax: 775-849-2391

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