Invasive Species Compendium

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Paleacrita vernata
(spring cankerworm)

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Paleacrita vernata (spring cankerworm)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 11 December 2020
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Paleacrita vernata
  • Preferred Common Name
  • spring cankerworm
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Paleacrita vernata (Peck)

Preferred Common Name

  • spring cankerworm

Other Scientific Names

  • Alsophila vernata Peck

International Common Names

  • French: arpenteuse du printemps

EPPO code

  • PALCVE (Paleacrita vernata)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Lepidoptera
  •                         Family: Geometridae
  •                             Genus: Paleacrita
  •                                 Species: Paleacrita vernata

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 21 Dec 2020

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Bacillus thuringiensis kurstaki Pathogen Arthropods|Larvae
Bacillus thuringiensis thuringiensis Pathogen Arthropods|Larvae
Heterorhabditis bacteriophora Parasite
Heterorhabditis heliothidis Parasite
Malachius ulkei Predator
Steinernema feltiae Parasite
Steinernema glaseri Parasite

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