Fumibotys fumalis

801424.00 — 4950 — Fumibotys fumalis (Guenée, 1854) — Mint Root Borer

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Mentha spp.



  • 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.
  • Munroe, E., 1976. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 13.2a, p. 28; pl. 1.37-41. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide