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Genus Diaphania

Moth, white wings w/brown borders and fuzzy tail -A - Diaphania hyalinata  Pickleworm Moth - Hodges#5202 - Diaphania nitidalis Melonworm moth  - Diaphania indica Crambid snout moth - Diaphania costata Diaphania costata? - Diaphania costata Crambid Moth sp? - Diaphania costata - male Diaphania nitidalis Melonworm Moth   - Diaphania hyalinata
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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 Margaroniini
Genus Diaphania
Ten species in our area. (1)
D. olealis is known from South Florida. D. lualis is known from the Florida Keys.
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.