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Photo#305628
Cosmet Moth - Cosmopterix fernaldella

Cosmet Moth - Cosmopterix fernaldella
Pack Forest (near Eatonville), Pierce County, Washington, USA
July 11, 2009
See other images from the 2009 BugGuide Gathering here: gathering_2009

fernaldella is the only "pale" Cosmopterix known from Washington
Moved from Cosmopterix. I don't think Mark's image is that good of a match anyway.

Moved to Cosmopterix
Moved from Fernald's Cosmopterix Moth.

Sorry for the back and forth. I moved this image originally because it appears at BugGuide under that species here. Mark Dreiling also has an image at MPG under that species. It is very similar to yours but the DNA results have come in and it was not a match.

Moved
Moved from Cosmopterix.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Looks Like 1496 - Cosmopterix fernaldella
(no rsvp, thanks)

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