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Diamondback moth moth? - Plutella xylostella

Diamondback moth moth? - Plutella xylostella
El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, USA
December 7, 2015
Size: 8 mm
I put the pupa in this series into rearing chambers. Four days later, this moth, which I suspect is Plutella xylostella, came out. It looks somewhat different than the typical P. xylostella that I have encountered before, but I don't know what else it could be.
After talking with three Lepidopterists about these images, it is obvious that I need to unlink them as the consensus was that they are different species. Sorry for the confusion that I may have created with these submissions.

Images of this individual: tag all
Diamondback moth moth? - Plutella xylostella Diamondback moth moth? - Plutella xylostella Diamondback moth moth? - Plutella xylostella

Moved to Plutella xylostella
Moved from Butterflies and Moths.

They don't have to have the diamond pattern. The move is tentative because I don't know for a fact that there is no other possibility.

Please link
They all look like the same guy! Please add thumbnail links or something like that.
If you keep records of what you film, then you should know if they are the same. What is different?

 
You beat me to the punch Bob
That's exactly what I was going to do, but I was briefly interrupted. They are linked now. Thanks!
What I meant by being different species was between these three images (of one individual) and the rest (representing another individual). To me, the most obvious difference is the dorsal diamond pattern in the other photos not seen in these ones.

Moved
Moved from Diamondback Moth.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

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