Moths of North Carolina
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View PDFPyralidae Members: 4 NC Records

Laetilia myersella Dyar, 1910 - No Common Name


Taxonomy
Superfamily: Pyraloidea Family: PyralidaeSubfamily: PhycitinaeTribe: PhycitiniP3 Number: 800562.00 MONA Number: 5951.00
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist, Google, BAMONATechnical Description, Adults: Neunzig (1996)                                                                                 
Adult Markings: "I can generally tell these two [myersella and fiskella] apart, but sometimes dissect, particularly in rubbed individuals" (Scholtens, 2017)
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable from photos showing hindwings, abdomen, or other specialized views [e.g., frons, palps, antennae, undersides].
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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Status in North Carolina
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State Protection: Has no legal protection, although permits are required to collect it on state parks and other public lands.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-09-23
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-09-23
Madison Co.
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