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

Calendar
Upcoming Events

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

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

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


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#672591
Hepialidae: Sthenopis purpurascens - Sthenopis purpurascens - female

Hepialidae: Sthenopis purpurascens - Sthenopis purpurascens - Female
Turtle River State Park, Grand Forks County, North Dakota, USA
July 12, 2012
Size: Length ~ 6 cm
This specimen may be an example of the Four-spotted Ghost Moth (0019). Thanks, Jerry! ;-) This specimen was collected and is archived in the NDSIRC at NDSU, Fargo, North Dakota (contact Dr. Gerald Fauske).

Images of this individual: tag all
Hepialidae: Sthenopis purpurascens - Sthenopis purpurascens - female Hepialidae: Sthenopis purpurascens - Sthenopis purpurascens Hepialidae: Sthenopis purpurascens Eggs - Sthenopis purpurascens