Specimen 257 - Russell Corley
Location of Collection: GGC site #1
Date of Collection: August 2012
Shannon-Wiener Biodiversity Index: 3.59
Distinguishing morphological features of Order:
Wings are usually membranous, fore wing a little larger than hind wing, wings primarily covered in scales. Sucking mouth parts that form coiled tube when at rest, generally have labial palps but maxillary palps not visible. Slender long antennae and sometimes plumose in moths and knobbed in butterflies.
Sub-order ? Family ? After sequencing, genus and species ?
What it eats:Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage
Habitat: Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage
Ecological Importance: Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage
Economic/agricultural/human health importance: Larval/nymphal stage Adult stage
PCR product: gel picture?