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Olethreutinae - Lobesia carduana

Olethreutinae - Lobesia carduana
Sand Hill Prairie, Polk County, Iowa, USA
August 28, 2011
Size: 6- mm
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Pupa found 6-Aug-2011. Adult emerged 14-Aug-2011 (on or before).
T. Harrison ID'd the moth and larva as Lobesia carduana saying: "It is the tortricid that I most commonly rear from thistle."

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