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Plume Moth - Dejongia lobidactylus

Plume Moth - Dejongia lobidactylus
Kennebunk, Maine, USA
July 25, 2003
ID by U Maine Ext Serv Entomology as Plume Moth, Pterophoridae fam. prob. Platyptilia sp..grape or geranium plume moth. I was watching the YellowJacket..thought the moth was a piece of debris. Wing span 30mm

Dejongia lobidactylus
image moved from family page to new species page based on Debbie Matthews' identification and link to this image on her page at

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