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moth - Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana

moth - Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana
Austin, Travis County, Texas, USA
March 9, 2017

Moved from Olethreutinae.


Moved from ID Request.

possibly Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana?
looks like a solid match IMO

Wow, thank you !!
Wow, thank you !!

Dori, you might check with Val. You all see that species frequently at the Lady Bird Center. Mine have been SOOO much brighter as have those from the center, that I am not confident of species placement.

Thank you! Val says Chimopte
Thank you! Val says Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana.

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