Ancylis maritima

620652.00 — 3364 — Ancylis maritima Dyar, 1904 — Beach Pea Leaffolder

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Lathyrus japonicus

Lathyrus japonicus

Life History

Bivoltine; recorded June and September.


  • 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.
  • Dyar, 1904. A new Tortricid from the sea shore. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 6: 221.
  • Heinrich, C., 1923. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae of the family Olethreutidae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 123: 238.
  • McDunnough, J.H., 1955. Critical remarks on the synonymy of certain Anchylopera species, with descriptions of new species (Lepidoptera, Eucosmidae). American Museum Novitates, 1725: 1-16.
  • Species Page at BugGuide