Maple Callus Borer

2554 - Synanthedon acerni - Maple Callus Borer

No joke! This really is a moth.

Maple Callus Borer
Synanthedon acerni
Hodges #2254
Treed areas – caterpillars bore in maple trees.
Spring through summer.

I caught this one in June last year, but they fly as early as April.

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2 responses to “Maple Callus Borer

  1. I love the tufted tail! It looks almost like a fly fishing fly!

  2. Do you have any photos of this moth in it’s pupa stages?

    MML

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