Moths of North Carolina
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6 NC Records

Pelochrista kimballi Wright & Gilligan, 2017 - No Common Name

Superfamily: Tortricoidea Family: TortricidaeSubfamily: OlethreutinaeTribe: EucosminiP3 Number: 620891.10 MONA Number: 3043.10
Species Status: The type locality is Highlands Biological Station, based on collections made in 1958 by J.G. Franclemont
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist, Google, BAMONA, GBIF                                                                                 
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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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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Habitats in North Carolina range from the mesic, montane forests represented at the type locality at Highlands, to dry-xeric hardwood forests in the Piedmont, to wet-mesic Longleaf Pine savannas in the Outer Coastal Plain.
Larval Host Plants: Host plants are unknown
Status in North Carolina
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Natural Heritage Program Ranks: GNR S2S3
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Recorded by: J. Bolling Sullivan on 2022-05-31
Montgomery Co.