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Insects in Trees

What has happened to my Hackberry trees?

September 3, 2015 by Scott

The unusual weather this year has set up conditions for a very obscure moth to come out of obscurity and defoliate many of the hackberries in southern Denton County. Here is a close-up of the leaf damage: The moth larvae is a small green caterpillar about 1/2 inch long at maturity.   The caterpillar is called […]

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