Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Epipagis huronalis (Guenée, 1854)


Family: Crambidae
Subfamily: Pyraustinae
Identification: Forewing very narrow; acutely pointed in male, less so in female. Wings translucent white, tinted with pale yellow; lines, veins, and apical areas yellowish brown to dark brown. Hindwing crossed by two sharp brown lines.
Wing Span: 2-2.5 cm.
Life History:
Flight: May-September.
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Habitat:
Range: North Carolina and Kentucky to Florida, west to Arkansas and Texas.
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Comments: NULL