Sod Web Worms

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Sod Web Worm Facts

  • Sod Web Worms are 3/4 of an inch in length.
  • Sod Web Worms are pink-white, yellowish-brown with black head.

What Are Sod Web Worms?

Springtime growth brings out the lawn pests. These pests persist over the summer months. Make sure mulch is no more than 2 inches thick and at least 12 inches back from the foundation.


  • The sod web worm does its damage at night any time between spring and fall, but all year round in Florida;
  • Damaged lawns will have irregular patches of chewed or notched grass blades;
  • Silk webbing seen in the morning dew and moths swarming above the turf surface are signs of an infestation;

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