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Genus Vitacea

Moth-wasp mimic - Vitacea polistiformis Bug - Vitacea polistiformis Bentsen Vitacea, side view - Vitacea admiranda wasp mimic clearwing moth,  Lesser Grape Root Borer - Vitacea scepsiformis - female Unknown wasp. - Vitacea polistiformis Tirista argentifrons - Hodges #2533.6  - Vitacea admiranda Un Clearwing Moth - Vitacea - female Paranthrenini? - Vitacea polistiformis
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Sesioidea (Clearwing Moths)
Family Sesiidae (Clearwing Moths)
Subfamily Tinthiinae
Tribe Paranthrenini
Genus Vitacea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Vitacea Engelhardt, 1946
Explanation of Names
Vitaceae (grape) named for the host plant genus.
Print References
Engelhardt, G.P. 1946. The North American Clear-wing Moths of the family Aegeriidae. United States National Museum Bulletin 190: 151-152