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

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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 Scopariinae
Genus Scoparia
Species biplagialis (Double-striped Scoparia - Hodges#4716)
Hodges Number
4716
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Scoparia biplagialis Walker, 1866
Phylogenetic sequence #142475
Size
forewing length 6 - 8 mm (1)
Identification
Adult - varies from uniform brownish gray or pale gray to strongly marked with black transverse patches (1)
Range
from Newfoundland to South Carolina and across Canada and the northern United States (1)
Season
adults fly June to August (1); BG has specimens from April to October
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group – images of live and pinned adults (2)
BOLD Systems - images of pinned DNA supported specimens (3)