Battaristis vittella

420470.00 — 2229 — Battaristis vittella (Busck, 1916) — Stripe-backed Moth

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Pinus thunbergii

Pinus thunbergii

References

  • 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.
  • Busck, A., 1916. Descriptions of new North American Microlepidoptera. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 18: 147.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection, holotype.