Chionodes mediofuscella

420971.00 — 2093 — Chionodes mediofuscella (Clemens, 1863) — Black-smudged Chionodes

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Ambrosia trifida

Ambrosia trifida


  • 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)
  • Hodges, R. W., 1999. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 7.6, p. 131; pl. 2.43-45. order or free PDF
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 9.5m; p. 94. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide