Species Identification Confidence:
I'm very confident
Observed Individual(s) in Hand or Close Range
Observed emerging from Sambucus stick trap (U70HOR01IDUS). Todd Stefanic, NPS, notes that Horning listed this species in the Family Ethmiidae. Discover Life puts species of this genus in Ethmiidae, Butterflies and Moths of North America puts them in Elachistidae, and NatureServe has them in Oecophoridae (N17STE01IDUS).
Decimal Degrees: 43.4,-113.5
Unspecified lava habitat.
Game Management Unit:
December 17, 1965 (All day)
Though U70HOR01IDUS provides month and day, the year was not shown and could have been 1964, 1965, or 1967, but "most of the field collections and observations" were "made in 1965," so that year is used here.
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