Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Isophrictis anteliella (Busck, 1903)


Family: Gelechiidae
Subfamily:
Identification:
Wing Span: 1.2-1.25 cm
Life History:
Flight: Mid-August to mid-September in the northeast.
Caterpillar Hosts: Unknown. Other Isophrictis feed on plants in the family Asteraceae.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Engel reported them as common in western Pennsylvania. MPG records add Ohio, Illinois and east Texas. (2) Type location: New Jersey.
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