Attributes of Lampronia russatella

Lampronia russatella

Family: Prodoxidae
Subfamily: Prodoxinae
Identification: Head ochreous. Forewing dark fuscous with purplish sheen. Near the base a yellowish white band, and two creamy spots on termen near tornus and opposite it on costa. Hindwings gray, with reddish tinge.
Wing Span: about 12 mm
Life History: Immature stages are not known. The moth emerges in early summer.
Flight: The moth emerges in early summer.
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Habitat: In mesic forest.
Range: Eastern North America.
NCGR: Not listed
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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
June 17, 2011 curtis.lehman (Jo Ann Poe-McGavin) Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States February 14, 2012 Details
May 29, 1971 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Benton County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
May 15, 1995 legacy.reporter (Winkler, George) Jefferson County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details