Moths of North Carolina
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19 NC Records

Diploschizia lanista (Meyrick, 1918) - No Common Name

Superfamily: Yponomeutoidea Family: GlyphipterigidaeSubfamily: GlyphipteriginaeP3 Number: 360123.00 MONA Number: 2345.00
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist, Google, BAMONA, GBIF, BOLDTechnical Description, Adults: Heppner (1985)                                                                                 
Adult Markings: Differs from D. impigritella by possessing four rather than five white marks on the forewing costa (Heppner, 1985)
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable from good quality photos of unworn specimens.
Distribution in North Carolina
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Flight Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ‚Č• 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
Larval Host Plants: The hosts are apparently undocumented. - View
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Recorded by: J.B. Sullivan on 2022-09-26
Scotland Co.