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Spruce Budworm

Spruce Budworm
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This caterpillar feeds on needles in the spring, feeding first on old needles and buds until the new foliage comes out. Later in the summer, they spin silken shelters in which they feed on. Coppery brown moths come out in August, mate, and lay eggs on the underside of needles.