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Species Crambus girardellus - Girard's Grass-veneer - Hodges#5365

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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 Crambinae (Crambine Snout Moths)
Tribe Crambini (Grass-Veneers)
Genus Crambus
Species girardellus (Girard's Grass-veneer - Hodges#5365)
Hodges Number
5365
Size
Medium sized Crambus - 25-28mm wingspan (U Alberta Entomology Collection)
Identification
Forewings silvery-white with a longitudinal orange stripe. Narrow brown terminal line with five dark brown dashes in lower part. Hindwings white, often smoky away from the margin. (U Alberta Entomology Collection)
Range
Ontario, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio, Quebec, Labrador, Michigan, Alberta (U Alberta Entomology Collection)
Habitat
Prairies, aspen parkland, conifer forest (U Alberta Entomology Collection)