Orgyia


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Orgyia

An ancient Greek unit of length approximately equivalent to 1.85 meters.
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In 2000, the Douglasfir tussock moth caterpillar (Orgyia pseudotsugata) was the cause of rash illnesses in Boy Scouts at a summer camp in New Mexico (3).
Abstract: To provide guidance on the utilization and conservation of the forest defoliator Orgyia ericae parasitoids, we survey its parasitoid species.
Persistent, localized outbreaks in the western tussock moth Orgyia vetusta: the roles of resource quality, predation and poor dispersal.
Plants died as a result of both heavy defoliation by an unusually dense outbreak of tussock moth (Orgyia vetusta) caterpillars and subsequent flooding during an extremely wet winter.
1998) and painted apple moth, Orgyia anartoides (Walker) (Suckling et al.
Evidence of synchronized cycles in outbreak patterns of Douglas-fir tussock moth, Orgyia pseudotsugata (McDunnough) (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae).
Development and evaluation of methods to detect nucleopolyhedroviruses in larvae of the Douglas-fir tussock moth, Orgyia pseudotsugata (McDunnough).
Abundance of the fir engraver, Scolytus ventralis, and the Douglas-fir beetle, Dendroctonus pseudotsugae, following tree defoliation by the Douglas-fir tussock moth, Orgyia pseudotsugata.
Western tussock moth larvae (Orgyia vetusta) can occur at high densities and completely defoliate lupine, but these herbivores are usually spatially restricted to a rather small portion of BMR (Harrison and Maron 1995).
Impacts of defoliation by tussock moths (Orgyia vetusta) on growth and reproduction of bush lupine (Lupinus arboreus).
The protective role of the peritrophic membrane in the tannin-tolerant larvae of Orgyia leucostigma (Lepidoptera).
Aerial application of nuclear polyhedrosis virus against Douglas-fir tussock moth, Orgyia pseudotsugata (McDunnough) (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae).