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Peachtree Borer

Synanthedon exitiosa

Description:

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

Habitat:

Near wetlands.....


2 Comments

PeterChereshnoski
PeterChereshnoski 7 years ago

Thanks ForestDragon, I think you nailed it!

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 7 years ago

I think this is the most likely option:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/432
Synanthedon exitiosa - Peachtree Borer, female

This is where the similar moths are:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/44126/bgpa...

PeterChereshnoski
Spotted by
PeterChereshnoski

Ft. Drum, New York, USA

Lat: 44.01, Long: -75.90

Spotted on Jun 12, 2012
Submitted on Jun 12, 2012

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