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Dendrolimus superans(DENDSU)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: DENDSU
  • Preferred name: Dendrolimus superans
  • Authority: (Butler)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Dendrolimus jezoensis Matsuma
Dendrolimus superans albolineatus Matsumura

Common names
Name Language
japanischer Douglasienspinner German
Japanese hemlock caterpillar English
Sakhalin silk moth English
feuille morte du tsuga du Japon French
tsuga-kareha Japanese
ツガカレハ Japanese
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Lasiocampidae ( 1LASIF )
Genus Dendrolimus ( 1DENDG )
Species Dendrolimus superans ( DENDSU )