Moths of North Carolina
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Clepsis virescana (Clemens, 1865) - No Common Name


Taxonomy
Superfamily: Tortricoidea Family: TortricidaeSubfamily: TortricinaeTribe: ArchipiniP3 Number: 620366.00 MONA Number: 3689.00
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist, Google, BAMONA                                                                                 
Adult Markings: Ground color is olivaceous (Forbes, 1923). The costal edge is brown in the females and not striated as it is in peritana.
Adult Structural Features: Males possess a contrasting brown costal fold that is missing in those of peritana (Forbes, 1923)
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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Status in North Carolina
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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 Clepsis virescana - No common name

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Recorded by: tom ward on 2021-05-21
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2021-05-19
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Dean Furbish on 2021-05-17
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Dean Furbish on 2021-05-17
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Dean Furbish on 2021-05-17
Wake Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2021-05-02
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2021-04-25
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2021-04-13
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2021-04-07
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-10-07
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-09-24
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-09-12
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-09-02
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-08-29
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-07-06
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-05-26
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-05-17
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-05-13
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Owen McConnell on 2020-05-04
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-05-01
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-04-21
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-04-17
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2020-04-05
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2019-10-12
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2019-10-04
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2019-09-21
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2019-09-20
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2019-09-06
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka, Becky Elkin, Steve Hall and Bo Sullivan on 2019-07-30
Yancey Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2019-06-25
Madison Co.
Comment: Male, showing brown costal fold