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Epipomponia elongata

(Epipomponia elongata)

Description

Epipomponia elongata is a moth in the Epipyropidae family. It was described by Jordan in 1928. It is found in South America. The length of the forewings is about 14.6 mm. Adults are oily bluish green with glossy metallic blue scaling along the costal margin of the forewings, above and near the base. This scaling forms indefinite spots. There is a thin marginal line.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Epipyropidae
Genus:Epipomponia
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