Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Blastobasis sp. (Riley, 1871)

Family: Blastobasidae
Subfamily: Blastobasinae
Identification: The only sure way to identify this and most other Blastobasidae is by microscopic examination of the genitalia or by DNA barcoding and even those methods may not result in a species identification since there are many undescribed species in North America.
Wing Span: 1.5-2.5 cm
Life History:
Flight: April to September
Caterpillar Hosts:
Adult Food:
Management Needs:
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