Gephyra cynisca

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Gephyra cynisca
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pyralidae
Genus: Gephyra
Species: G. cynisca
Binomial name
Gephyra cynisca
(Druce, 1895)
  • Oectoperia cynisca Druce, 1895
  • Replicia inchoalis Dyar, 1914

Gephyra cynisca is a species of snout moth in the genus Gephyra.[1] Moths are similar to butterflies but they are different. It was described by Herbert Druce in 1895, and is known from Mexico, Guatemala, and Panama.


  1. ^ "GlobIZ search". Global Information System on Pyraloidea. Retrieved 2011-09-29.