Xestia smithii

933572.00 — 10944 — Xestia smithii (Snellen, 1896) — Smith's Dart

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.
  • Lafontaine, J. D., 1998. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 27.3: p. 115; pl. 2.36-37. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 58.18f; p. 315. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths