Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Caphys arizonensis (Munroe, 1970)


Family: Pyralidae
Subfamily: Chrysauginae
Identification: FW triangular, rust brown or rose brown with two conspicuous yellowish transverse lines. The HW is white, tinged withyellowish and peach.
Wing Span: 2.2-2.8 cm
Life History:
Flight: July to August
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Habitat:
Range: Northern Mexico and southern Arizona to western Texas.
Conservation:
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Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: None.