Parapoynx maculalis

800734.00 — 4759 — Parapoynx maculalis (Clemens, 1860) — Polymorphic Pondweed Moth

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Nymphaea odorata

Aquatic plants

Sex Differences

Wing maculation sexually dimorphic.


  • 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.
  • Species Page at BugGuide