A red oak (Quercus rubra) folded leaf containing a pupa was collected 13 August 2017 and overwintered in a jar. An adult moth measuring 5mm TL was found in the spring, estimated date of emergence was 8 May 2018. I am having trouble narrowing down even the family of this moth, so here are 2 images. It looks vaguely like a Scopariine, but is half the size and has no snout. Someone at BG thought Gelechiidae Tribe Litini, but I can't see anything there that fits. Help appreciated for id.

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