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

BugGuide is a National Moth Week Partner. How to add your National Moth Week 2021 photos. July 17-25.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

National Moth Week 2020 photos of insects and people.

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, 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

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Previous events


TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Evergestis consimilis - Hodges#4899

Evergestis sp.? - Evergestis consimilis Evergestis consimilis Evergestis consimilis? - Evergestis consimilis Evergestis consimilis? - Evergestis consimilis Arizona Moth - Evergestis consimilis Arizona Moth - Evergestis consimilis
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 Glaphyriinae
Genus Evergestis
Species consimilis (Evergestis consimilis - Hodges#4899)
Hodges Number
4899
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Evergestis consimilis Warren, 1892
Phylogenetic sequence #801073.00
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet is Latin meaning "similar with," as it is described as "closely allied to E. extimalis."
Range
Records from Colorado and western Texas to California. (1), (2), (3)
Print References
Blanchard, A., 1973. Record and illustration of some interesting moths flying in Texas (Sphingidae, Ctenuchidae, Noctuidae,. Notodontidae, Geometridae, Pyralidae, Cossidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 27(2): 107, fig. 21. (3)
Munroe, E., 1974. The Moths of America North of Mexico, including Greenland. Fascicle 13.1c. E.W. Classey, (4)
Warren, W., 1892. Descriptions of new genera and species of Pyralidae contained in the British Museum Collection. The Annals and magazine of Natural History 9(6): 433.