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Species Inguromorpha basalis - Hodges#2659

Inguromorpha basalis fuzzy  tan/white moth  - Inguromorpha basalis Inguromorpha basalis – Black-lined Carpenterworm Moth - Inguromorpha basalis Inguromorpha basalis (Walker) - Inguromorpha basalis Inguromorpha basalis Inguromorpha basalis - male Inguromorpha basalis – Black-lined Carpenterworm Moth - Inguromorpha basalis Black-lined Carpenterworm Moth - Inguromorpha basalis - female
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Cossoidea (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Family Cossidae (Carpenter and Leopard Moths)
Subfamily Hypoptinae
Genus Inguromorpha
Species basalis (Inguromorpha basalis - Hodges#2659)
Hodges Number
2659
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Inguromorpha basalis (Walker, 1856). Synonyms:
Inguromorpha slossonae (H. Edwards, 1889)
Size
wingspan 26-38 mm (1)
Range
Southeastern United States--New Jersey south to Florida, west to Missouri, Arkansas
Season
May-August
Life Cycle
Unrecorded, no doubt larvae bore in trees (1).
See Also
Paectes spp. - similar posture
Print References
Covell, p. 422, plate 60 #18 (1)
Internet References
Georgia Lepidoptera - Image of pinned adult
Works Cited
1.Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Moths
Charles V. Covell. 1984. Houghton Mifflin Company.