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Species Givira francesca - Hodges#2671

Tussock Moth ? - Givira francesca Givira francesca Furry leg moth - Givira francesca Fork-tipped Moth - Givira francesca Cossid - Givira francesca Givira francesca carpenter moth - Givira francesca Givira francesca
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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 Givira
Species francesca (Givira francesca - Hodges#2671)
Hodges Number
2671
Food
borers in pine trunks (Wikipedia)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - species page with photographs of living and pinned adults.
Moth Photographers Group - photograph of pinned adult and related species for comparison.
South Carolina Moths Species - county records map for South Carolina.
Moths of North Carolina - photo, description, and life cycle information