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Species Scoparia biplagialis - Double-striped Scoparia - Hodges#4716

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Scopariinae
Genus Scoparia
Species biplagialis (Double-striped Scoparia - Hodges#4716)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Scoparia biplagialis Walker, 1866
Phylogenetic sequence #142475
forewing length 6 - 8 mm (1)
Adult - varies from uniform brownish gray or pale gray to strongly marked with black transverse patches (1)
from Newfoundland to South Carolina and across Canada and the northern United States (1)
adults fly June to August (1)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group – images of live and pinned adults (2)
BOLD Systems - images of pinned DNA supported specimens (3)