White-winged spongy moth - Lymantria postalba
Effective: January 15, 2014
Taxonomic Position: Lepidoptera : Lymantriidae
Pest Type: Insects
Pest Code (NAPIS): ITAXQLA
This pest is a member of the following surveys: Asian Defoliator
These Approved Methods are appropriate for: 2025, 2024, 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Pest Information
Human and Animal Pathogens Transmitted:
Pest Pathogens and Organisms Vectored:
Survey

Approved Method(s)
Method Detail NAPIS Survey Method
Trap 108 - Paper Delta Trap, 2 sticky sides, Brown 3001 - General Trapping Procedure
Trap 109 - Paper Delta Trap, 2 sticky sides, Orange 3001 - General Trapping Procedure
Trap 9 - Milk Carton Trap 3001 - General Trapping Procedure
Trap 110 - Paper Delta Trap, 2 sticky sides, Green 3001 - General Trapping Procedure
Trap Spacing:
Method Notes:

Approved Lure(s)
NAPIS Code Product Dispenser Effectiveness Compound(s)
19 Gypsy Moth Laminate Lure laminate 84 days disparlure
20 Gypsy Moth String Lure string dispenser 180 days disparlure
Lure Attachment:
Lure Notes:

Survey Recommendations
The following are recommendations for executing the survey using the approved methods for pest surveillance. The recommendations are developed through literature review and consultation with subject matter experts.
Key Diagnostic or Identification

Approved Method(s)
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Mistaken Identities:
References

If you are unable to find a reference, contact STCAPS@usda.gov. See the CAPS Pest Datasheet for all references.