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420362.001480Cosmopterix delicatella – (Walsingham, 1889)

© Ken Childs
Distribution: MA to Fl and west to MS, Hodges (1978) but Koster (2010) indicates that all records are suspect with the exception of two specimens of the type-series Type locality: North Carolina
Field Marks:
See Koster (2010)
Genitalia: See Koster (2010)
Similar Species: 1481 Cosmopterix callichalca - dissection required
Cosmopterix delicatella
© Ken Childs
Cosmopterix delicatella
11mm – © Jim Vargo

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