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Photo#308885
Goldenrod fauna, caterpillar

Goldenrod fauna, caterpillar
Pennypack Restoration Trust, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
July 22, 2009
Size: +/- 6 mm.
Found in goldenrod, hiding in cluster of terminal leaves.
Could this be the caterpillar of the Indented Dichomeris Moth?
Other caterpillars also found in cluster of leaves at the tip of a goldenrod branch.

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Moved
Moved from Unidentified Leaf Rollers and Tiers.
Thanks, every bit helps.

Tortricid
The D2 setae on abdominal segment 9 in this larva are on a common middorsal pinaculum, which says tortricid (I don't know which one). In gelechioids, e.g., Dichomeris, the D2s on A9 are separate.

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Moved from Moths.

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