Deserticossus sareptensis

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Deserticossus sareptensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Cossidae
Genus: Deserticossus
Species: D. sareptensis
Binomial name
Deserticossus sareptensis
(Rothschild, 1912)
  • Cossus sareptensis Rothschild, 1912
  • Holcocerus sareptensis

Deserticossus sareptensis is a species of moth of the Cossidae family. It is found in the south-eastern part of European Russia.[1]

The wingspan is about 31 mm. The forewings are light brown with a lighter area in the middle part and narrow wavy lines. The hindwings are uniform grey.[2]