Dogwood Borer Moth Synanthedon scitula (Harris, 1849)  Synonyms: Hodges #2549.


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

There are 3 records in the project database.

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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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