Yarrow Plume Moth Gillmeria pallidactyla (Haworth, 1811)  Synonyms: Hodges #6107.


Widespread in North America and Europe (BugGuide).


Compare G. albertae, which we've not found to be verified in Maryland.


Feeds on Yarrow and possibly Tansy (BugGuide).

There are 2 records in the project database.

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A Gillmeria pallidactyla in Frederick Co., Maryland (6/15/2015). Verified by Roger Downer/BAMONA. Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Yarrow Plume Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (6/15/2004). Determined by Reed Watkins. Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

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