Mohammed Rezwan Rafid: Lepidoptera
Morphospecies Label: Lepidoptera, Species: 2
Location: Little Mulberry Park Downstream (34.04060,-83.876840)
Taxonomic information :
Shannon-Wiener Biodiversity Index H’ value = 3.157529533
Date of collection: August 2018
Rank abundance: 5
Distinguishing morphological features:
Scaly wings with venation.
Coiled and tubular mouthpart present for chewing.
Ecological and Economic/Public health importance:
They serve as bio-indicators for pollution.
These insects are used for research in areas like ecology and genetics.
Some species are harmful to plants and crops.