Exotic Pest Reporting
Hannes Lemme, , Bugwood.org
Nun moth (Lymantria monacha) is an insect pest.
The nun moth, Lymantria monacha is a Eurasian pest of conifers that could be accidentally introduced into North America. Its establishment in this country would be disastrous because it feeds on a variety of vegetation and can migrate and colonize a variety of sites. .