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3 0 Synanthedon myopaeformis

Synanthedon myopaeformis

by XristosSallasΑποκεντρωμένη Διοίκηση Αττικής, Greece

2 0 Clearwing Moth

Clearwing Moth

by Francisco RamírezVeracruz, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Mexico

4 5 Clearwing Moth

Clearwing Moth

by AlbertKangTawau, Sabah, Malaysia

Clearwing Moth, possibly from the genus

22 22 Clearwing Moth (Sesiidae)

Clearwing Moth (Sesiidae)

by NuwanChathurangaAlawwa, Sri Lanka

perhaps a Synanthedon sp.

15 6 Red-tipped Clearwing

Red-tipped Clearwing

by Hannah DavisBerlin, Germany

Urban garden

0 0 Peachtree Borer

Peachtree Borer

by dmendenhall12Florida, USA

Mating peachtree borer. Female metal navy blue with orange stripe.

1 0 Clearwing Moth

Clearwing Moth

by PakkoRamírezPalaciosVeracruz, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Mexico

Cossoidea: Sessidae: Sessinae: Synanthedonini

1 1 Currant clearwing

Currant clearwing

by PochempieSchiedam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Kind of butterfly, but what?

12 13 Clearwing Moth

Clearwing Moth

by NuwanChathurangaAlawwa, Sri Lanka

exact species ID needed

4 0 clearwing moth

clearwing moth

by EmilieChichGif-sur-Yvette, Île-de-France, Tromelin Island

1 0 Apple Bark Borer Moth

Apple Bark Borer Moth

by saffyreyzLimerick Township, Pennsylvania, USA

2 0 Wasp mimicking moth

Wasp mimicking moth

by Ambitiousपश्चिमाञ्चल विकास क्षेत्र, Nepal

1 5 Sycamore Borer

Sycamore Borer

by oxyjackAlameda, California, USA

Wasp mimic moth of the family Sesiidae.

2 0 Maple Callus Borer Moth

Maple Callus Borer Moth

by Jacob GorneauOhio, USA

Mothapalooza 2014—Burr Oak Lodge

0 2 Peachtree Borer Moth

Peachtree Borer Moth

by DarwinistFlorida, USA

Black and orange moth. About 1 inch long. Often mistaken for wasps.

2 0 Maple Callus Borer

Maple Callus Borer

by Fyn KyndMaine, USA

Attracted to MV light set up in woodland clearing.

1 0 clearwing moth

clearwing moth

by Joseph CHIEF REDEARTHUttarakhand, India

A Clearwing moth attracted by the light, near a pine forest.

17 16 Yellow-legged Clearwing Moth / Wespen-Glasflügler

Yellow-legged Clearwing Moth / Wespen-Glasflügler

by injicaCroatia

The wingspan is 18 - 20 mm. The moth flies from April to September depending on ...

0 0 Peachtree Borer

Peachtree Borer

by Brian38Arkansas, USA

Deceased. The adults are "wasplike" clear-winged moths. Unlike most moths, they ...

0 2 Peachtree Borer

Peachtree Borer

by PeterChereshnoskiFt. Drum, New York, USA

Dull black in color with orange on the abdomen. I'm thinking it might be a ...

5 2 Peachtree Borer

Peachtree Borer

by beaker98Illinois, USA

Black clearwing moth with bright orange stripe around abdomen. Found sitting ...

1 0 Riley's Clearwing - 2552

Riley's Clearwing - 2552

by LuckyLogan - ResearchIowa, USA

Wasp mimic moth which feeds exclusively on Horse Nettle . First time this ...

11 5 Lesser Peachtree Borer Moth

Lesser Peachtree Borer Moth

by Small WondersGrand Rapids, Michigan, USA

A pest similar to the Peachtree Borer (

2 0 Apple Clearwing Moth

Apple Clearwing Moth

by injicaCroatia

The wingspan is 18 - 26 mm. The length of the forewings is 9 - 11 mm. It has a ...

7 2 Red Maple Borer.

Red Maple Borer.

by Fyn KyndMaine, USA

Transparent FW has black border and discal bar. Blue-black abdomen has an ...

0 0 Peachtree Borer, female

Peachtree Borer, female

by ForestDragonNew York, USA

Medium sized moth. Female has a bluish black body and wings with a wide orange ...

2 1 Eupatorium Borer

Eupatorium Borer

by beaker98Rock Island, Illinois, USA

I had a difficult time going beyond genus. There are many different clearwing ...

1 0 Buckwheat Root Borer Clearwing Moth

Buckwheat Root Borer Clearwing Moth

by CindyBinghamKeiserCalifornia, USA

Beautiful red and blue moth with the hind wings having clear windows although ...

11 9 Buckwheat Root Borer Clearwing Moth

Buckwheat Root Borer Clearwing Moth

by CindyBinghamKeiserEscondido, California, USA

Beautiful red and blue moth with the hind wings having clear windows. This ...

1 1 Lesser Peachtree Borer

Lesser Peachtree Borer

by ForestDragonNew York, USA

Small moth with long body. Mostly shiny black with thin white stripes on thorax ...

2 1 Peachtree Borer, female

Peachtree Borer, female

by ForestDragonNew York, USA

Medium sized moth. Wasp mimic. Black body with bluish-black wings. Wide orange ...

4 4 Apple bark borer moth

Apple bark borer moth

by MelissaPicsMemphis, Tennessee, USA

I spotted this apple bark borer moth in a meadow at Lichterman Nature Center in ...

1 1 Red Maple Borer Moth

Red Maple Borer Moth

by Carol Snow MilnePennsylvania, USA

Family: Sesiidae (Clearwing Borer Moths) Colorful diurnal moths that closely ...

1 3 Peachtree Borer Moth - male

Peachtree Borer Moth - male

by Small WondersGrand Rapids, Michigan, USA

soil level, unlike the Lesser Peachtree Borer (

20 19 Red-tipped Clearwing

Red-tipped Clearwing

by TizUppsala län, Sweden

This moth can have a wingspan between 17-25 mm when fully grown. Adults have ...

0 1 Willow Borer Clearwing Moth

Willow Borer Clearwing Moth

by LatimeriaOhio, USA

Banded in black and yellow, with clear wings (lacking scales), white bands on ...

0 1 Strawberry Crown Moth

Strawberry Crown Moth

by JellisHealdsburg, California, USA

Very small moth less 25mm with a wing span of about 20mm. Wings are transparent ...

1 0 Red Maple Borer

Red Maple Borer

by MelindaKiserOhio, USA

Spotted Transluscent wings, blackish blue abdomen with a tip that is tufted ...

1 0 Peach tree Borer Female

Peach tree Borer Female

by Nicholas4Wayne, New Jersey, USA

Black body and wings with an orange band on its abdomen. Quite gorgeous. The ...

5 2 Peach Tree Borer Moth - female

Peach Tree Borer Moth - female

by Small WondersGrand Rapids, Michigan, USA

The adult peachtree borer is a clear wing moth with a 1-1/4 wing span. Unlike ...

0 3 Peachtree Borer Moth

Peachtree Borer Moth

by Jared_CMiddlesborough, Kentucky, USA

The adult peachtree borer is a clear wing moth with a 1-1/4 wing span. Unlike ...