Caloptilia sassafrasella

330155.00 — 0633 — Caloptilia sassafrasella (Chambers, 1876) — Sassafras Caloptilia

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Sassafras albidum

Sassafras albidum


  • Species Page at Moth Photographers Group
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Species Page at