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The Eastern Buckmoth is one of the three species in the Hemileuca species. These moths are usually tree pests. The Eastern buckmoth can be found in the eastern part of North America. One of the trees it feeds on is the Chestnut Oak.

Photo Courtesy of: Gerald J. Lenhard

http://www.forestpests.org/subject.html?SUB=154

  W.Cranshaw 2004. Garden Insects of North America. The Ultimate Guide to Backyard Insects:156.