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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Genus Palpita

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 Spilomelinae
Genus Palpita

Species aenescentalis - Palpita aenescentalis - Hodges#5227
Species arsaltealis - Palpita arsaltealis - Hodges#5222
Species atrisquamalis - Gracile Palpita Moth - Hodges#5220
Species flegia - Satin White Moth - Hodges#5217
Species freemanalis - Freeman's Palpita Moth - Hodges#5225
Species illibalis - Inkblot Palpita Moth - Hodges#5223
Species kimballi - Kimball's Palpita Moth - Hodges#5219
Species magniferalis - Splendid Palpita - Hodges#5226
Species maritima - Coastal Palpita Moth - Hodges#5223.1
Species quadristigmalis - Four-spotted Palpita - Hodges#5218