Last month parts of Budleigh Salterton in Devon had to be closed off due to an invasion of the same variety of caterpillar - Euproctis
chrysorrhoea in Latin.
A total of 13 different insect pests which were categorized as major (Ancylis sativa, Euproctis
fraterna and Adoretus pallens), minor (Scirtothrips dorsalis, Amrasca biguttula biguttula, Myllocerus discolor, Achaea janata, Agrotis biconica and Aphis gossypii) and occasional (Oxycareous hyalinipennis, Dichromorpha viridis, Tarucus balkanicus and Orgyia postica) based on overall population of two years.
Outbreak of hairy caterpillar (Euproctis
lunata Walker) on Acacia trees.
bassiana harvested from wheat showed higher virulence to brown tail moth, Euproctis
In South Africa a defoliating caterpillar, Euproctis
terminalis (Lepidoptera: Erebidae) has become a pest of pine plantations (Grobler 1957) and a wood boring goat moth, Coryphodema tristis (Lepidoptera: Cossidae) (Fig.
A newly recorded mermithid parasite of Euproctis
The pathogenesis of processionary dermatitis from the Euproctis
chrysorrhoea Linn moth has been studied by De Jong and Bleumink [26, 27].
Siani flewog neu larfa y siobyn cynffon felen (Euproctis
similis; Yellow-tail) oedd hon, sef gwyfyn bach gwyn hefo aur felyn neu oren yn weddol agos at flaen yr abdomen.
In 2009 an outbreak of urticating bristly caterpillars Euproctis
rufopunctata Walker, 1862, the red-dotted Euproctis
, in a suburb of Durban, raised a number of public concerns (Sanpath 2009).
Subjects include the route of transmission for kala-azar (visceral leishmaniasis); an epidemic of euproctis
similes dermatitis; Qapqal Disease; the relationship amongst leptospirosis, cerebral arteritis and moyamoya disease; endemic goiter, Kaschin-Beck Disease; a new rotovirus that caused adult epidemic diarrhea; a hepatitis E epidemic; severe acute respiratory syndrome and its prevention and treatment; the Chinese national twin registry; human-swine streptococcal bacteria; lymphatic filariasis; HIV/AIDS amongst plasma donors; angiostronyliasis cantonensis; intrauterine transmission of hepatitis B; blood pressure, body mass index and risks of end-stage renal disease; indoor air pollution and lung cancer; and the link between green tea drinking and stomach cancer.