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Photo#505704
Cattail Borer - Bellura obliqua

Cattail Borer - Bellura obliqua
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA

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try this Tom
we were both tricked by where you found it... Bellura maybe Hodges#9526 (Bellura densa)
(and big thanks to Terry Harrison) for pointing me where to go.

 
Pickerelweed Borer Moth
It must have gone under the bark to overwinter then pupate. The poplar log it was on was at the edge of a small swamp that has pickerelweed.
Thanks for all the help getting this identified!

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