Pyralids (sps #'s 4934-5298) Pyraustinae

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Pyralid moths

 

Pyralids or snout moths make up one of the largest familes of Lepidoptera. They are typically small moths that often are seen flying in grassy areas. Their legs are long and their palpi are usually long and covered in scales. They typically rest with their wings open and their abdomen elevated. When at rest they appear triangular.

 

4934-5298 : Pyraustinae

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38 mm

4938 – Epicorsia oedipodalis

21 mm

4975 – Achyra rantalis 

30 mm

4992 – Uresiphita reversalis,

Genista Broom Moth 

14 mm

5078.1 - Gonocausta sabinalis

20 mm

5111 Erecta vittata​

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

15 mm

5123– Deuterophysa fernaldi

24 mm

5145 – Diacme mopsalis,

Mopsalis Diacme Moth ​

20 mm

5150 – Samea ecclesialis,

Assembely Moth ​

22 mm

5160 – Desmia maculalis,

Grape Leafroller Moth ​

20 mm

5167– Desmia ploralis,

Mournful Desmia Moth

19 mm

5170 – Spoladea recurvalis,

Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth 

12 mm

5178– Steniodes mendica

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

22 mm

5180.1– Nacoleia charesalis

13 mm

5190– Blepharomastix differentialis

22 mm

5198– Glyphodes sibillalis,

Mulberry Leaftier Moth

15 mm

4940 – Oenobotys vinotinctalis,

Wine-tinted Oenobotys Moth

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

20 mm

4977 – Neohelvibotys neohelvialis

15 mm

5049 – Pyrausta phoenicealis​,

Phoenicean Pyrausta Moth

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

17 mm

5102– Neoleucinodes prophetica

26 mm

5114– Diaphantania impulsalis

16 mm

5127 - Hydriris ornatalis

21 mm

5146 – Epipagis forsythae,

Forsyth's Epipagis Moth ​

31 mm

5156 – Nomophila nearctica ,​

Lucerne Moth

20 mm

5164 – Desmia tages ​

18 mm

516? - Desmia sps…???  Rubiaceae feeder

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

13 mm

5176– Anageshna primordialis, Yellow Spotted Webworm Moth

22 mm

5179 – Penestola bufalis​,

Black Penestola Moth

18 mm

5185 – Blepharomastix achroalis ​

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

16 mm

5191– Blepharomastix schistisemalis

5198.1 -Glyphodes rubrocinctalis

27 mm

5204 – Diaphania hyalinata,

Melonworm Moth 

22 mm

5210– Leucochroma corope

25 mm

5213 - Omiodes rufescens

48 mm

5217 – Palpita flegia 

16 mm

5237 - Mimophobetron pyropsalis

22 mm

5211 – Omoides simialis​

25 mm

5214 – Omiodes stigmosalis 

14 mm

5218 – Palpita quadristigmalis 

22 mm

5239 – Terastia meticulosalis 

22 mm

4967 – Hahncappsia mancalis​

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

19 mm

4980– Helvibotys helvialis

17 mm

5069 – Pyrausta tyralis,

Coffee-loving Pyrausta Moth 

20 mm

5106– Lineodes fontella,

Eastern Lineodes Moth

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

10 mm

5121– Microphysetica hermeasalis

24 mm

5144 – Diacme phyllisalis ​

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

22 mm

5147– Epipagis fenestralis

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

26 mm

5157– Rhectocraspeda periusalis,

Eggplant Webworm Moth

21 mm

5166 – Desmia deploralis ​

18 mm

5169 – Hymenia perspectalis ,​

Spotted Beet Webworm Moth

17 mm

5177 – Apogeshna stenialis,

Checkered Apogeshna Moth 

21 mm

5180 – Penestola simplicialis

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

11 mm

5188– Blepharomastix aplicalis

18 mm

5196 – Synclera jarbusalis 

5199.5 - Asturodes fimbriauralis

32 mm

5209 – Hoterodes ausonia 

20 mm

5212 – Omiodes indicata 

28 mm

5215 – Condylorrhiza vestigialis

23 mm

5230 – Polygrammodes elevata 

5240 – Agathodes designalis

5244 – Herpetogramma fluctuosalis,  

Greater Sweetpotato Webworm Moth

17 mm

5251.1 – Lygropia fusalis 

26 mm

5263 – Microthyris anormalis

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

23 mm

5268 – Psara obscuralis,

Obscure Psara

18 mm

5274 – Herpetogramma phaeopteralis,

Dusky Herpetogramma Moth

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

20 mm

5287– Salbia haemorrhoidalis, Lantana Leaftier Moth

29 mm

5290 – Conchylodes diphteralis 

25 mm

5247 – Phaedropsis stictigramm

17 mm

5251.1 – Lygropis fusalis 

26 mm

5263 – Microthyris anormalis

24 mm

5270 – Sathria internitalis ​

31 mm

5276 – Herpetogramma abdominalis 

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

20 mm

5283.1– Syllepis marialis

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

20 mm

5288– Marasmia trapezalis,

Trapeze Moth

26 mm

5292 – Conchylodes ovulalis ​

27 mm

5249 – Lygropia plumbicostalis 

34 mm

5252 - Lypotygris reginalis

25 mm

5267 – Asciodes gordialis 

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

16 mm

5271– Bicilia iarchasalis

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

27 mm

5281 – Pilocrocis ramentalis,

Scraped Pilocrocis Moth

15 mm

5284 – Syngamia florella ​

20 mm

5289 – Marasmia cochrusalis 

5294 - Ommatospila narcaeusalis

25 mm

5297 – Palpusia goniopalpia

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