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Ellabella melanoclista

(Ellabella melanoclista)

Description

Ellabella melanoclista is a moth in the Copromorphidae family. It is found from Arizona to Texas. The length of the forewings is 9.6-11.2 mm for males and 10-11.2 mm for females. The forewings are dark brown to black, irrorated with white near the base. The hindwings are pale grey-brown. Adults are on wing from March to May.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Copromorphidae
Genus:Ellabella
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