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Thaumetopoea pityocampa(THAUPI)


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Basic information
  • EPPO code: THAUPI
  • Preferred name: Thaumetopoea pityocampa
  • Authority: (Denis & Schiffermüller)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cnethocampa pityocampa (Denis & Schiffermüller)

Common names
Name Language
Pinienprozessionsspinner German
pine processionary English
pine processionary caterpillar English
stone-pine processionary caterpillar English
procesionaria del pino Spanish
processionnaire du pin French
processionaria dei pini Italian
processionária-do-pinheiro Portuguese
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Notodontidae ( 1NOTOF )
Genus Thaumetopoea ( 1THAUG )
Species Thaumetopoea pityocampa ( THAUPI )

Related EPPO PM7 Standard