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Photo#622185
Micro Moth - Alucita adriendenisi

Micro Moth - Alucita adriendenisi
Lake Placid, Essex County, New York, USA
March 20, 2012
Size: 15mm

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Moved from ID Request.

Looks good for Alucita adriendenisi after further reading.
Nice new addition to Bug Guide!
Thanks!

 
Maury -
What characters did you use to separate it from A. montana? Just size? Or was it something else?

 
Thanks so much Maury,,,and so
Thanks so much Maury,,,and so appreciate your help. Glad I had one you needed!

 
Maury it was wing span, as I'
Maury it was wing span, as I'm not even sure about how to measure them correctly!

Alucita sp
possibly Alucita montana. But Alucita adriendenisi is listed for NY?
Cool moths!

 
size?
Is your measurement wingspan or forewing length?

A. adriendenisi has a FW length of 6.5-8 mm which is a little larger than montana

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