Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 977311

Evergreen Coneworm Moth
Dioryctria abietivorella

Observation date: May 29, 2014
Submitted by: CathK
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On concrete sidewalk. When disturbed would weakly flutter ~6". Readily crawled onto my hand, stayed still until I nudged it onto a bush. About 15-20mm long.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Sue Gregoire
Verified date: December 08, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Essex County