Feltia subterranea

933504.00 — 10664 — Feltia subterranea (Fabricius, 1794) — Subterranean Dart

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:

Polyphagous (herbaceous plants)


This species is widespread and common in the southeastern US but rare in the northeast.


  • 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.
  • Lafontaine, J. D., 2004. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.1: p. 220; pl. J.40-41. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 57.43m, 57.44f; p. 312. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide