Hyphantria cunea

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Hyphantria cunea


Taxonavigation: Noctuoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Cladus: Macroheterocera
Superfamilia: Noctuoidea

Familia: Erebidae
Subfamilia: Arctiinae
Tribus: Arctiini
Subtribus: Spilosomina
Genus: Hyphantria
Species: Hyphantria cunea


Hyphantria cunea (Drury, 1773)


  • Phalaena cunea Drury, 1773; Illust. nat. Hist. exot. Insects 2: index to vol. 1; 1770, ibidem 1: 36, pl. 18, fig. 4. Type locality: “New York … Nouvelle York”.
  • Phalaena Bombyx liturata Goeze, 1781; Entom. Beyträge (IV) 3: 66. Type locality: “”neuyorkische ….
  • Phalæna punctatissima Smith, 1797; in: Smith & Abbot, Lep. Ins. Georg. 2: 139–140, pl. LXX. Type locality: “[Georgie]”.
  • Cycnia budea Hübner, [1823]; Zuträge exot. Schmett. 2: 31, t. fig. 387-388. Type locality: “Aus Georgien, in Florida.”
  • Arctia textor Harris, 1828; New England Farmer 7: 33. Type locality: “Milton”; Harris, 1841; Rep. Insects Mass. injurious to Vegn: 255 (Hyphantria textor). Type locality: “Massachusetts” [Milton].
  • Spilosoma mutans Walker, 1856; List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln. Br. Mus. 7: 1697. Type locality: “------?”.
  • punctata Fitch, 1857; Rep. Ins. New York 3: 387 .
  • Arctia pallida Packard, 1864; Proc. Entomol. Soc.Philad. 3: 118–119. Type locality: “New York”.
  • Spilosoma candida Walker, 1865; List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln. Br. Mus. 31: 291. Type locality: “North America”.
  • suffusa Strecker, 1900; Lep. Rhop. Het., Suppl. 3: 28.
  • brunnea Strecker, 1900; Lep. Rhop. Het., Suppl. 3: 28.


  • Drury, D., 1773: Illustrations of Natural History. Wherein are exhibited upwards of two hundred and twenty figures of exotic insects, according to their different genera; very few of which have hitherto been figured by any author, being engraved and coloured from nature, with the greatest accuracy, and under the author’s own inspection, on fifty copper-plates. With a particular description of each insect; interspersed with remarks and reflections on the nature and properties of many of them. London. – (1770) Vol. 1: i-xxvii, 1-130 p., 1-50 pl., Vol. 2: 92 p., 50 pl.
  • Goeze, J. A. E., 1781: Entomologische Beyträge zu des Ritter Linné zwölften Ausgabe des Natursystems 3 (3): XLVIII+178 S., Leipzig.
  • Harris, Th.W., 1828: Insects. New England Farmer 7 (5): 33–34, Boston.
  • Harris, Thaddeus William, 1841: A report on the insects of Massachusetts, injurious to vegetation. – Cambridge, Massachusetts: Folsom, Wells, and Thurston: viii + 459 pp.
  • Hübner, J., 1818-[1836]: Zuträge zur Sammlung exotischer Schmetterlinge 1, 2, 5, Augsburg.
  • Packard, A.S., 1864: Synopsis of the Bombycidæ of the United States. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia 3: 97–130.
  • Smith, J.E., 1797: Histoire naturelle des lépidoptères les plus raries de Georgie. Contenant leurs caractères systématiques, les particularités de leurs différentes metamorphoses, avec les plantes qui leur servent d’aliment. Composée d’après les observations de M. Jean Abbot, qui a reside plusieurs années en ce pays, par Jacques Edouard Smith, D.M. M.S.R.. Tome second. – Londres.
  • Strecker, F.H.H., 1872-1900. Lepidoptera, Rhopaloceres and Heteroceres, indigenous and exotic; with descriptions and coloured illustrations. Owen, Reading, Pennsylvania. (1872): 143pp, 15pls.; (1898): Suppl. 1, 12pp.; (1899): Suppl. 2, 11pp.; (1900): Suppl. 3, 27pp. Reference page
  • Walker, F., 1856: List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum 7: 1509–1808, Edward Newman: London.
  • Walker, F., 1864 [1865]: List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum 31, suppl.: 321 p., Edward Newman: London.
  • Witt, T.J. & Ronkay, L. (Eds.) 2011. Noctuidae Europaeae. Volume 13. Lymantriinae and Arctiinae, including phylogeny and check list of the quadrifid Noctuoidea of Europe. Entomological Press, Sorø, 448 pp. ISBN 978-87-89430-18-8. Reference page

Vernacular names[edit]

français: Écaille fileuse
svenska: Sidentigerspinnare
Türkçe: Güz ağ kurdu