Guess the Pest! May 5

David Owens, Extension Entomologist,

This year, Guess The Pest participants will be entered into an end of season sweep net drawing (as well as other potential items). To enter a guess, click on the Guess The Pest Logo or by visiting:

This week, I thought I would take a brief break from agricultural pests to test your awareness of a major landscape pest that is active now. I have found a couple of these worms at my house and this week had one in a pheromone trap! What species is it?

Figure 1: Guess the Pest

Figure 2: Guess the pest