Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Argyresthia quadristrigella (Zeller, 1873)


Family: Yponomeutidae
Subfamily: Argyresthiinae
Identification:
Wing Span: 1.0 cm
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: specimens have been obtained by beating eastern redcedar (Juniperus virginiana, Cupressaceae) and it is speculated that this is the larval hostplant.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Not well known. Records from Texas, Oklahoma, Ohio, and Maine.
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: None.