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Adela septentrionella - female

Adela septentrionella - Female
Port Alberni, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
June 27, 2010
AVBC 196-10 BOLD DNA species match made

This is one of the species in which females have yellow-to-orange scales on the head and males have head entirely black (e.g. see Walsingham's comments here.

Think I remember seeing that somewhere before! Good to have the reference.