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Noun1.Malacosoma - tent caterpillarsMalacosoma - tent caterpillars      
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Lasiocampidae, Lasiocampidae - tent caterpillars; eggars; lappet moths
Malacosoma americana, tent-caterpillar moth - moth whose larvae are tent caterpillars
tent caterpillar - the larvae of moths that build and live in communal silken webs in orchard and shade trees
tent-caterpillar moth, Malacosoma disstria - moth whose gregarious larvae spin webs resembling carpets
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litura (Lavina et al., 2001; Martins et al., 2005; Laarif et al., 2011), Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) (Mehrvar et al., 2007; Kumar et al., 2012; Noune and Hauxwell, 2015) and Malacosoma americanum (Demir et al., 2014) have shown susceptibility to several isolates of NPV.
Mauffette, "Temperature and food quality effects on growth, consumption and post-ingestive utilization efficiencies of the forest tent caterpillar Malacosoma disstria (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae)," Bulletin of Entomological Research, vol.
Brevibacillus agri, a pathogenic bacterium of Malacosoma neustria (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae).
Insect damage--Landscape-scale insect damage is attributed to spruce budworm, jack pine budworm, and forest tent caterpillar (Malacosoma disstria).
Managing eastern tent caterpillars Malacosoma americanum (F) on horse farms to reduce risk of mare reproductive loss syndrome.
Por exemplo, a mortalidade de Malacosoma neustria (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae) por NPVMn pode ser reduzida em ate 50% apos uma chuva de 20mm em 10 minutos e chegar a uma eficiencia de apenas 10% apos uma chuva de intensidade de 300mm em 30 minutos (JANKEVICA et al., 1998).
Cloning the Bacillus thuringiensis Toxin Receptor of the Eastern Tent Caterpillar Malacosoma americanum.
Here we use culture methods to determine the gut microbiome of two species of Lepidopteran generalist herbivores, the fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda and the Eastern tent caterpillar Malacosoma americanum.
[27.] Fitzgerald TD, Jeffers PM and D Mantella Depletion of host- derived cyanide in the gut of the eastern tent caterpillar, Malacosoma americanum.
Eggs laid on the substrate (paper) were glued together by a secretion from coleteric glands, as described by Fitzgerald (1995) for Malacosoma americanum (F.) (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae) other insect from the same family.
Polyphenol oxidase overexpression in transgenic Populus enhances resistance to herbivory by forest tent caterpillar (Malacosoma disstria).
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