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Goldcap Moss-eater Moth - Epimartyria auricrinella

Goldcap Moss-eater Moth - Epimartyria auricrinella
Ballston Lake, Saratoga County, New York, USA
June 1, 2012
Size: ~ 6 mm
A beautiful little moth on Virginia creeper, in the middle of the day. ID help appreciated.

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Thanks to all
for the ID, and nice comments.

Moved
Moved from Moths.

Very nice!

Wonder if it might be
Moth #0001 – Epimartyria auricrinella – Goldcap Moss-eater Moth??
On MPG here
We'll be interested to see what the experts have to say.

 
Thanks!
The very last entry in Peterson's Field Guide.

 
Reading from the Back?
0001 - Epimartyria auricrinella. Very nice photos. You might want to change size to ~ 6mm overall length. Forewing lengths vary from about 4.2 - 5.6 mm according to a recent paper published at ZooKeys.

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