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Eno Confluence Natural Area, Orange County, North Carolina, USA
May 9, 2020
Size: 12 mm wingspan
Dorsal view. Found on vegetation along a trail on a cool spring morning. Size estimated. Edit. A Caddisfly, not a moth!
Polycentropodidae (Tube Maker Caddisflies)
Nyctiophylax - Dinky Light Summer Sedges

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Nyctiophylax Nyctiophylax Nyctiophylax

Moved from Caddisflies.
Despite my initial dysfunction on this, I believe everything that I can see from identified images here looks correct. The phenology is also close, with an individual from nearby in NC posted in June:

Crossing my fingers here!


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