Google
WWW MPG website only

Digital Guide to Moth Identification

Crambidae
80a1498 – 5421   Microcrambus polingi (Kearfott, 1908)

Jim Eckert
Distribution: Type locality: Southern Arizona.
Description/
Field Marks:
Forewing st. line slightly corrugated; lacks terminal row of dots.
Similar Species:
  • Microcrambus elegans (Clemens, 1860) forewing has a smooth st. line and a terminal row of dots.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Crambus polingi Kearfott, 1908
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Kearfott, W.D., 1908. Descriptions of new species of North American crambid moths. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 35 (1649): 382.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Microcrambus polingi
Mark Brown
Microcrambus polingi
Sue Carnahan
Microcrambus polingi
LG(cc) CBG Photog. Grp. (USNM)

Moth Photographers Group  at the  Mississippi Entomological Museum  at the  Mississippi State University

Send suggestions, or submit photographs to Webmaster — Moth Photographers Group

Database design and scripting support provided by Mike Boone