Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1088749

Redbud Leaffolder Moth
Fascista cercerisella

Observation date: July 11, 2016
Submitted by: AJ Trently
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Numerous partially skeletonized and folded leaves of Redbud (Cercis Canadensis) trees observed along the trail. The folded leaves were stitched together with silk. When unfolded, a single F. cercerisella was found.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ken Childs
Verified date: October 12, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Fayette County