The Gypsy Moth is typically 1.0 inches to 1.4 inches (26mm to 38mm) in size. We have associated the following descriptors / identifiers to this insect: harmful, flying, antennae, feathery, round, brown, black.
This insect can be found in the following North American states / territories: Connecticut; Delaware; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Dakota; Tennessee; Vermont; Virginia; West Virginia; Wisconsin; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Nova Scotia; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec.
*Please note that the states/territories listed above are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Gypsy Moth. Insects generally go where they please, typically driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.