Photo 2191866, (c) Chuck Sexton, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)

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What

Chinese Tallow Leaf Miner Caloptilia triadicae

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gcwarbler

Date

July 25, 2015

Description

This is an undescribed Gracillariid moth which has been photographed in Texas and Louisiana. See discussion under my earlier images on BG:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/1015316/bgimage
and a plate on MPG which has similar specimens:
http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=697.96
Here's a Louisiana image almost identical to the present individual:
http://bugguide.net/node/view/974981/bgimage

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