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22aug2012-lep4 - Chionodes mediofuscella

22aug2012-lep4 - Chionodes mediofuscella
Cincinnati, Tanglewood Lane, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
August 22, 2012
Size: 1 cm long
Gelechiid near Chionodes?

August for Ohio

Moved from ID Request.

i'd say so
compare with Black-smudged Chionodes Moth – Chionodes mediofuscella - Hodges #2093 - Covell's guide reports this species to be common in your area March through September, larva feed on seeds of great ragweed

Thank you
so much, Marcia! I'm convinced your right and am so happy not to still be perplexed by this guy!

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