Walshia

Caterpillar foods: stem borers in various plants

The taxonomy of this genus is confused, so it’s not clear how many species there are, or how to tell them apart.   I’ll put all the photos one this one page for now – hopefully someday they’ll get sorted out.  Here’s a statement by Steve Nanz about the issue on Bugguide.

8/16/2013

Walshia miscecolorella T 8-16-13 1

 

8/16/2013

Walshia miscecolorella T 8-16-13 2

on Bugguide