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Eriocraniid ex Quercus ilicifolia - Eriocraniella platyptera

Eriocraniid ex Quercus ilicifolia - Eriocraniella platyptera
Nantucket, Nantucket County, Massachusetts, USA
March 27, 2014
Size: 4.5 mm
I was expecting this to be Dyseriocrania griseocapitella, but it's purple with gold spots instead of gold with purple spots. I didn't think there were any other oak feeders around here.

Moved
Moved from Eriocraniella.
ID confirmed by Jean-Fran├žois Landry; specimen in the Canadian National Collection.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.