Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1309976

Goldenrod Leaf Miner
Cremastobombycia solidaginis

Observation date: August 08, 2021
Submitted by: tirvine2020
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found as a pupa in a lower surface tentiform mine on Solidago rugosa. The pupa was in a spindle-shaped hammock of silk that spanned the width of the mine (third photo, the dark blotch in the middle of the photo is the pupa). The adult emerged the next day, 8/9.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 13, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.