Definition of Fall cankerworm

1. Noun. Green or brown white-striped looper; larva of Alsophila pometaria.

Group relationships: Alsophila, Genus Alsophila
Generic synonyms: Cankerworm

Lexicographical Neighbors of Fall Cankerworm

fall about the place
fall all over
fall apart
fall armyworm
fall asleep
fall at the final hurdle
fall at the last hurdle
fall away
fall back
fall back on
fall back upon
fall behind
fall between two stools
fall board
fall by the wayside
fall cankerworm (current term)
fall dandelion
fall down
fall equinox
fall flat
fall for
fall foul
fall from grace
fall guy
fall ill
fall in
fall in line
fall in love

Literary usage of Fall cankerworm

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Commission of Horticulture (1907)
"... known to exist in the United States and Canada. ^. V The caterpillars lack all save one pair, or in some cases tWO pairs, FIG. 71. fall cankerworm(^l(<o ..."

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