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Pennsylvania Moth  - Phyllonorycter emberizaepenella

Pennsylvania Moth - Phyllonorycter emberizaepenella
Off Rt. 183 near Appalachian Trail, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA
May 25, 2016
On sheet with UV black light. Images from BOLD, MPG, BG, Microleps currently seem to be contradictory, possibilities include at least emberizaepenella, tritaenianella, and mariaeella. For instance All BOLD images for tritaenianella do not show the dark patch on the band closest to wing tip, but some with this feature are placed in BG and MPG images. They would seem more likely to belong to one of the other two according to their BOLD images where the dark blotch is shown.

Moved
Moved from Phyllonorycter.

 
Photo #391609
Should Tom Murray's similar photo #391609, which is currently the large image at MPG for mariaeella, be moved to emberizaepenella?

 
Yes
(as I've already done on BugGuide).
This emberizaepenella is confirmed by DNA & dissection, for what it's worth:

 
sorry
I was multi-tasking and missed that you had moved it. Thanks!

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