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Crambid cf. Neohelvibotys - frame 1500

Crambid cf. Neohelvibotys - frame 1500
Pena Blanca Recreation Area, Santa Cruz County, Arizona, USA
July 27, 2013
Flushed from the grass during the day. Perhaps resembles Alice's shot:

tentatively identified as Neohelvibotys arizonensis - Hodges#4978, though this is much paler. Is this likely the same moth, or a close relative? Thanks for any ideas--I know this is a very difficult group.


Moved from Pyraustini.

Moved from Pyraustinae.

Moved from Moths.

You may be right but I can't call it.