Neha Patil

Acrolophus mora

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Acrolophidae
Scientific name  Acrolophus morus
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Acrolophus
Rank  Species
Acrolophus mora
Similar  Acrolophus popeanella, Acrolophus plumifrontella, Acrolophus

The Dark Acrolophus (Acrolophus morus) is a moth of the Acrolophidae family. It was described by Grote in 1881. It is found in North America, including Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

The wingspan is about 20 mm for males and 26 mm for females.

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Acrolophus mora Wikipedia


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