Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1249355

White Pine Cone Borer
Eucosma tocullionana

Observation date: May 16, 2020
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to MV lamp in heavily forested stream valley dominated by Liriodendron, Quercus, Acer and Fagus. There is a ~15-acre stand of pine just 100 yards away as well. Apparent body length of 9.5 mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: May 22, 2020
Coordinator notes: FormerlyNow placed in the genus Eucopina, Zootaxa, 3746(2): 301-337.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Harford County