Moths of North Dakota

Pyralidae: Phycitinae

Tampa dimediatella Ragonot 1887

Common name: Listed here as ‘Small carmine snout moth.’

Hodges #: 6028.

Identification: Rfw 8.4 mm, fws carmine with broad whitish costal shade which includes apex, costal margin arched, fw lacking branched R veins, hw M3+ Cu1 longer than subtended branches.

Similar species: 6048, 6053.

Distribution: Gulf coast north to Missouri, apparently with additional (isolated?) local populations.

Hosts: Unknown.


moth image

ND, Ransom Co., A annex, Sheyenne Natl. grasslands. 28- VI- 1993. Hg/UV lt., Coll. G. Fauske.


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Last updated: 03/27/02

Gerald M. Fauske
Research Specialist
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Fargo, ND 58105

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