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Species Haimbachia squamulellus - Hodges#5482

 Haimbachia placidella? - Haimbachia squamulellus Haimbachia squamulella - Haimbachia squamulellus moth - Haimbachia squamulellus Speckled grass moth - Haimbachia squamulellus Haimbachia squamulellus - Hodges#5482 - Haimbachia squamulellus Haimbachia squamulellus moth - Haimbachia squamulellus Haimbachia squamulella - Haimbachia squamulellus
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Classification
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 Crambinae (Crambine Snout Moths)
Tribe Haimbachiini
Genus Haimbachia
Species squamulellus (Haimbachia squamulellus - Hodges#5482)
Hodges Number
5482
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Haimbachia squamulella (Zeller, 1881)
Haimbachia squamulellus (spelling/gender)
Chilo squamulellus Zeller (original combination)
Identification
See discussion below.
Range
Maryland to Florida, west to at least Illinois
Season
adults fly in June and July; noted in July from Black Mountain, North Carolina (1)
Remarks
page creation based on Bob Patterson's identification of this image
See Also
Peppered Haimbachia (H. placidella) forewing PM line appears thicker and more diffuse than in H. squamulella (see photos of placidella by Larry Line)
Works Cited
1.Insects of North Carolina
C.S. Brimley. 1938. North Carolina Department of Agriculture.