Psyche casta

Common Bagworm


Species Codes

B&F 186 RES 11.012

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Record Verification

Grade 2 adults can be confused with other species, so good quality photographs or possibly a specimen will be required if the recorder is not familiar with the species.

Grade C1 the case is generally distinctive, and unlikely to be confused with other species.

Distribution Map

The map below shows all records of Psyche casta (Common Bagworm) in the Kent database. If you've got a dot to add, please submit your records to us. Use the control below to filter by time span:


The graph below shows at which time of the year Psyche casta (Common Bagworm) can be expected to be recorded in Kent. Use the controls below to filter by VC and time span:

Reporting Rate

The graph below shows how the number of records of Psyche casta (Common Bagworm) submitted each year has changed over time. Use the control below to filter by VC:

Photo Gallery

Below is a selection of Psyche casta (Common Bagworm) images from Kent. If you would like to contribute any photographs, please email Click on a photo if you would like to see it larger.

External Links

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