Moths of North Carolina
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View PDFCosmopterigidae Members: 4 NC Records

Walshia similis Hodges, 1961 - No Common Name

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Family: Cosmopterigidae Subfamily: Chrysopeleiinae Tribe: [Chrysopeleiini] P3 Number: 420325.00 MONA Number: 1619.00                                                                                  
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuideTechnical Description, Adults: Hodges (1978)                                                                                  
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable only by close inspection of structural features or by DNA analysis.
Distribution in North Carolina
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Flight Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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State Protection: Has no legal protection, although permits are required to collect it on state parks and other public lands.