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

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

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
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
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 Spilomelinae
Tribe Margaroniini
Genus Diaphania
Numbers
Ten species in our area. (1)
Remarks
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.