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Genus Diathrausta

Webworm Moth sp. - Diathrausta Moth - Diathrausta harlequinalis moth - Diathrausta Diathrausta - Diathrausta reconditalis 900-7241 moth - Diathrausta Diathrausta harlequinali - Diathrausta harlequinalis Diathrausta harlequinalis Harlequin Webworm Moth - Diathrausta
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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 Spilomelinae
Tribe Nomophilini
Genus Diathrausta
Numbers
Two species in our area. (1)
Diathrausta harlequinalis
Diathrausta reconditalis
Identification
Diathrausta harlequinalis and D. reconditalis can not be distinguished reliably from photos.
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) of America North of Mexico
Scholtens, B.G., Solis, A.M. 2015. ZooKeys 535: 1–136. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.535.6086.