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
Alta Mesa Cemetery, Palo Alto, Palo Alto
County:Santa Clara County
ECI Site#:CA43110000

RECOGNITION
Wingspan
forewing length 26-29 mm.

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

HABITAT

CREDITS
Photographer
Erica Strand

REFERENCES
  • Species Pseudohemihyalea edwardsii - Edwards' Glassy-wing - Hodges#8222. (http://bugguide.net/node/view/34896). Accessed March 12, 2016. [ IMAGES ]
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System TSN#940055


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