Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Purple Carrot-seed Moth
Depressaria depressana

Observation date: August 14, 2019
Submitted by: Runningkitkat82
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Host plant: dill Caterpillars hatched from the top flower and seem to be moving down.
Status: Nonresident
Verified by: BarbSendelbach
Verified date: January 03, 2022
Coordinator notes: Introduced (2009) to northeastern North America. Occurs in most of Europe, Asia and northern Africa.