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Species Carectocultus perstrialis - Reed-boring Crambid Moth - Hodges#5307

Reed-boring Crambid Moth - Carectocultus perstrialis Carectocultus perstrialis Carectocultus perstrialis - female Carectocultus perstrialis Possible Reed Boring Crambid? - Carectocultus perstrialis Possible Reed Boring Crambid? - Carectocultus perstrialis Possible Reed Boring Crambid? - Carectocultus perstrialis Texas SE Gulf Coast - Carectocultus perstrialis - male
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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 Schoenobiinae
Genus Carectocultus
Species perstrialis (Reed-boring Crambid Moth - Hodges#5307)
Hodges Number
5307
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Carectocultus perstrialis (Hübner, 1825)
syn. Carectocultus repugnatalis [#5308]
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Range
Mississippi to Florida and north to Ohio and Nova Scotia.
Moth Photographers Group - large range map with collection dates.