Edwards' Glassywing
( Pseudohemihyalea edwardsii )


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IDENTIFICATION
Identification:Pseudohemihyalea edwardsii
(Packard ,1864 )
Common Name:Edwards' Glassywing
Life Stage:(A) adult

PHYLOGENY

Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Superorder:Holometabola
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Erebidae
Subfamily:Arctiinae
Tribe:Arctiini
Genus:Pseudohemihyalea
Taxon Code:LEP00463
ITIS/TSN:940055

LOCATION DETAILS
Location Name
Palo Alto, Palo Alto, Palo Alto
County:Santa Clara County
ECI Site#:CA43110000

RECOGNITION
Wingspan
forewing length 26-29 mm.

BIOLOGY
Food
various oaks
Range
western Oregon south to southern California, Arizona and southwestern New Mexico
Flight Period
Adults fly August to October.

CREDITS
Photographer
Erica Strand

References
Species Pseudohemihyalea edwardsii - Edwards' Glassy-wing - Hodges#8222. (http://bugguide.net/node/view/34896). Accessed March 12, 2016. .
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