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Chinquapin Leafminer

Dyseriocrania griseocapitella

Description:

Came to lights.

Habitat:

Rich mesic woods, edge of field

Notes:

Perry County, Monroe Township Ohio

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4 Comments

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 3 years ago

That's a little beauty ! you've obviously got the best aspects - well done.

DianePlatcoBrooks
DianePlatcoBrooks 3 years ago

Yes this is a very small moth with many different looks, depending on the angle of the light hitting it. It could look solid black.

philipmarkheath2
philipmarkheath2 3 years ago

Looks like a small moth. Many of these micros are real jewels when seen magnified. This one is exquisite.

EvaSeifert
EvaSeifert 3 years ago

Amazing! I love the shagginess !

DianePlatcoBrooks
Spotted by
DianePlatcoBrooks

Ohio, USA

Spotted on May 1, 2018
Submitted on Jun 3, 2018

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