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55a0130 – 2589   Podosesia syringae (Harris, 1839)
             Ash Borer

© Mark Dreiling
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Aegeria syringae Harris, 1839
Trochilium denudatum of authors not Harris, 1839
Trochilium fraxini Lugger, 1891
Grotea longipes Möschler, 1876
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Engelhardt, G.P., 1946. The North American clear-wing moths of the family Aegeridae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 190: 108.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 14.10f; p. 125. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
  • Species page at Moths of North Dakota.
Podosesia syringae
© W. Crenshaw -
Podosesia syringae
© Kerry Matz
Podosesia syringae
© Kyle Kittelburger
Podosesia syringae
© Ken Childs
Podosesia syringae
© James Solomon, USDA-FS,
Podosesia syringae
© Gary Anweiler
Podosesia syringae
CalPhotos – © Jerry Powell
Podosesia syringae
25mm – © Jim Vargo
Podosesia syringae
31mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Podosesia syringae
m. – © William Taft & Mich. St. Univ.

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