Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Aproaerema nigrella (Chambers, 1875)


Family: Gelechiidae
Subfamily: Anacampsinae
Identification:
Wing Span: 0.86-1.2 cm
Life History:
Flight: Adults are most common from February to October.
Caterpillar Hosts: Larval hosts are lupines, including Lupinus albifrons, Lupinus chamissonis and Lupinus versicolor.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Occurs throughout the eastern United States, west to Wyoming, Washington and California.
Conservation:
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