Moths of North Carolina
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45 NC Records

Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana (Kearfott, 1907) - Filigreed Moth


Taxonomy
Superfamily: Tortricoidea Family: TortricidaeSubfamily: OlethreutinaeTribe: EucosminiP3 Number: 621181.00 MONA Number: 3273.00
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist, Google, BAMONA, GBIFTechnical Description, Adults: Powell (1964)                                                                                 
Forewing Length: 7.6-8.0 mm (Powell, 1964)
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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State Protection: Has no legal protection, although permits are required to collect it on state parks and other public lands.
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 Photo Gallery for Chimoptesis pennsylvaniana - Filigreed Moth

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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2022-04-11
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: tom ward on 2022-03-06
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Simpson Eason on 2022-03-06
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2022-03-06
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Dean Furbish and Joy Wiggins on 2022-03-06
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Dean Furbish and Joy Wiggins on 2022-02-22
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2022-02-17
Beaufort Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-04-08
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-04-04
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2021-03-24
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-03-17
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Stephen Hall on 2021-03-11
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Vin Stanton on 2021-03-10
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-03-10
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-03-10
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: David L. Heavner on 2021-02-28
Chatham Co.
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Recorded by: David L. Heavner on 2021-02-28
Chatham Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-04-06
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-03-28
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-03-27
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Mark Shields on 2020-03-26
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: Mark Shields on 2020-03-14
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-03-12
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-03-12
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-03-12
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-03-11
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-02-25
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-02-25
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Mark Shields on 2020-02-11
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: Mark Shields on 2020-02-10
Onslow Co.
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