Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) ➔ Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods) ➔ Class Insecta (Insects) ➔ Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and moths) ➔ Family Erebidae (Tiger, tussock and owlet moths)

Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)

Buchen-Streckfuß Pale Tussock

Synonyms:

Phalaena pudibunda Linnaeus, 1758 [original combination] | Dasychira grundi Lorcovic, 1930 | Dasychira pygmaea Lének, 1957 | Dasychira paktia Ebert, 1968 |

  • Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar  6743
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-07-13 15:45:57
    Image number: 6743
    caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-07-13 15:45:57

  • Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar  6744
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-07-15 10:55:05
    Image number: 6744
    caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-07-15 10:55:05

  • Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar  6745
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-07-13 15:47:13
    Image number: 6745
    caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-07-13 15:47:13

  • Calliteara pudibunda, bottom view  6758
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, bottom view
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-07-26 17:00:42
    Image number: 6758
    bottom view
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-07-26 17:00:42

  • Calliteara pudibunda, bottom view  6759
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, bottom view
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-07-26 17:00:45
    Image number: 6759
    bottom view
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-07-26 17:00:45

  • Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar  6789
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-08-16 15:01:50
    Image number: 6789
    caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-08-16 15:01:50

  • Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar  6895
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-08-28 15:07:38
    Image number: 6895
    caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-08-28 15:07:38

  • Calliteara pudibunda, parasitised caterpillar  6896
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, parasitised caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-09-19 14:58:51
    Image number: 6896
    parasitised caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-09-19 14:58:51

  • Calliteara pudibunda, parasitised caterpillar  6897
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda, parasitised caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-09-19 14:59:24
    Image number: 6897
    parasitised caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-09-19 14:59:24

  • Calliteara pudibunda + Campopleginae, freshly hatched parasitoid  6898
    Calliteara pudibunda (Linnaeus, 1758)  Buchen-Streckfuß  Pale Tussock 
    Calliteara pudibunda + Campopleginae, freshly hatched parasitoid
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2014-09-20 16:07:54
    Image number: 6898
    freshly hatched parasitoid
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2014-09-20 16:07:54


Classification:
Calliteara pudibunda belongs to the subfamily Lymantriinae, tribe Orgyiini.
Annotation:

Information about the (not successful) breeding of the caterpillar of Calliteara pudibunda and on the further development of the hatched parasitoid larva can be found on the topics page.



References, further reading, links:
  1. Bestimmungshilfe des Lepiforums