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What

Peach Twig Borer Anarsia lineatella

Observer

ellen5

Date

August 26, 2019

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

This little guy arrived with some locally home-grown peaches that were given to me. I'd be willing to bet the moth is present in our city, but the adult may be harder to ID than its larva.
length ~9.5 mm
invasive species; crop pest
https://digitalcommons.usu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=&httpsredir=1&article=1652&context=extension_curall
http://uspest.org/pdf/reb54.pdf
https://www.gbif.org/species/1847640