Dogwood Borer Moth Synanthedon scitula (Harris, 1849)    Synonyms: Hodges #2549.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Sesiidae   >   Genus Synanthedon   


Host plants include Wax Myrtle and Northern Bayberry (Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants).

There are 4 records in the project database.

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A Dogwood Borer Moth in Baltimore Co., Maryland (6/19/2020). Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)

A Dogwood Borer in Howard Co., Maryland (7/3/2014). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

A male Dogwood Borer in Dorchester Co., Maryland (5/20/2015). Verified by William H. Taft/BugGuide. Photo by Jonathan Willey. (MBP list)

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