#7717 manitobensis

Manitoba Oakworm Moth

Anisota manitobensis McDunnough, 1921

Family: Saturniidae

Status: Extremely rare resident

Range: The very few records indicate a more northerly distribution (Canada). The Nebraska record is the only one from the United States.

Larval Hostplant(s):  

NENHP Ranking: Not listed

Broods/Flight Times:

Habitat: Deciduous woodlands

Avg. Wingspan: Inches

Found at:


Similar Species: The Spiny Oakworm has dark speckling and lacks the prominent pink shading of manitobensis.


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