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80a1444 – 5476   Diatraea crambidoides (Grote, 1880)
             Southern Cornstalk Borer

Ken Childs
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Chilo crambidoides Grote, 1880
Diatraea tripsacicola Dyar, 1921
Diatraea zeacolella Dyar, 1911
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Diatraea crambidoides
Jeff Hollenbeck
Diatraea crambidoides
LG – Jim Troubridge
Diatraea crambidoides
Jim Vargo

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