Acleris 'inana'

620052.00 — 3551 — Acleris 'inana' (Robinson, 1869) — Inane Acleris

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
life history unknown

life history unknown


Not polymorphic; similar to one of the four morphs of A. flavivittana found on Block Island and less so to the commoner of the two morphs of A. robinsoniana found on Block Island. Also somewhat similar to A. maculidorsana. Refer to the collage here to compare all eight morphs of these four species found on Block Island.


  • 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.
  • Clarke, J.F.G., 1987. The correct identification of Acleris inana (Robinbson) (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 89: 175-176.
  • Gilligan, T.M., J.W. Brown, J, Baixeras, 2020. Immigrant Tortricidae: Holarctic versus Introduced Species in North America. Insects, 11(9), 594: 1-59.
  • Pohl, G.R., G.G. Anweiler, B.C. Schmidt, & N.G. Kondla, 2010. An annotated list of the Lepidoptera of Alberta, Canada. ZooKeys, 38: 1-549.
  • Species Page at BugGuide