Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Upcoming Events

See Moth submissions from National Moth Week 2023

Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Photos of insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Previous events


Genus Horama

Bee I presume - Horama panthalon Texas Wasp Moth - Hodges #8287 - Horama panthalon Moth paper wasp mimic I think this is Texas Wasp Moth Horama panthalon? - Horama panthalon Moth, dorsal - Horama panthalon moth - Horama panthalon Horama panthalon Unknown Flying insect on asters - Horama panthalon Clear-wing moth? - Horama panthalon
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Euchromiina
Genus Horama
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Horama Hübner, 1819
Explanation of Names
From Greek horama (that from horan, to see), meaning view or sight. Compare panorama. (Based on Internet searches.)
Nearctica (1) lists two species: panthalon and plumipes.