Moths of North Carolina
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View PDFPterophoridae Members: 1 NC Records

Amblyptilia pica (Walsingham, 1880) - Geranium Plume Moth

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Superfamily: Pterophoroidea Family: PterophoridaeSubfamily: PterophorinaeTribe: PlatyptiliiniP3 Number: 460051.00 MONA Number: 6118.00
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist                                                                                 
Adult Markings: Identifiable from photographs (D. Lott, pers. comm. to JBS).
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable from good quality photos of unworn specimens.
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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 Photo Gallery for Amblyptilia pica - Geranium Plume Moth

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Recorded by: J.B. Sullivan on 2001-05-20
Haywood Co.