Melanchra picta

932875.00 — 10293 — Melanchra picta (Harris, 1841) — Zebra Caterpillar Moth

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:



  • 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.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 55.31m; p. 303. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths