Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Donacaula uxorialis (Dyar, 1921)

Family: Crambidae
Subfamily: Schoenobiinae
Identification: Adults - yellowish white, irrorated with brown; costal margin with yellowish white scales, brown spot in discal cell; a series of three spots along CuP, one near base of wing, one at middle of CuP, and one below discal spot; some specimens with an oblique line of spots from apex toward middle of inner margin, becoming indistinct at CuP. Hindwings and abdomen yellowish white (Martinez, 2010)
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Range: Florida and Texas
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Taxonomy Notes: None.
There are no sightings for this species.