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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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Family Scythrididae - Flower Moths

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Gelechioidea - Twirler Moths and kin
Family Scythrididae - Flower Moths

Genus Areniscythris
Species brachypteris - Areniscythris brachypteris - Hodges#1680
Genus Arotrura
Species balli - Arotrura balli - Hodges#1676.1
Species hymenata - Arotrura hymenata - Hodges#1676.2
Species divaricata - Arotrura divaricata - Hodges#1657.3
Species longissima - Arotrura longissima - Hodges#1667.2
Species sponsella - Arotrura sponsella - Hodges#1676
Species formidabilis - Arotrura formidabilis - Hodges#1667.1
Genus Landryia
Species impositella - Landryia impositella - Hodges#1662
Species matutella - Landryia matutella - Hodges#1662.1
Species reducta - Landryia reducta - Hodges#1674
Genus Rhamphura
Species altisierrae - Rhamphura altisierrae - Hodges#1649
Genus Scythris
Species basilaris - Scythris basilaris - Hodges#1652
Species eboracensis - Scythris eboracensis - Hodges#1655
Species fuscicomella - Scythris fuscicomella - Hodges#1659
Species immaculatella - Scythris immaculatella - Hodges#1668
Species inornatella - Scythris inornatella - Hodges#1397
Species inspersella - Scythris inspersella - Hodges#1651
Species limbella - Chenopodium Scythris Moth - Hodges#1673
Species sinensis - Scythris sinensis - Hodges#1651.1
Species trivinctella - Banded Scythris - Hodges#1678
No Taxon nr. mixaula
Species mixaula - Scythris mixaula - Hodges#1665
No Taxon Unidentified Scythridid possibly Landryia sp.
Genus Neoscythris
Species fissirostris - Hodges#1658