Euonymus Caterpillar

SKU A3633

Author(s) K. A. Delahaut.

In Wisconsin, the euonymus caterpillar Yponomeuta cagnagella damages the spindletree euonymus, the winged euonymus (also known as burning bush), eastern wahoo euonymus (Euonymus atropurpureus), winter creeper euonymus, and common buckthorn. Use this fact sheet to identify this pest, better understand its life cycle, and discover effective means to control it (2 pages; 1995).