Pyrausta tyralis

801550.00 — 5069 — Pyrausta tyralis (Guenée, 1854) — Coffee-loving Pyrausta

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
life history unknown

life history unknown


The single sighting on Block Island of a vagrant or transported individual of this species in 2015 may be the only record of it in New England.


  • 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 13.2b, p. 135; pl. 8.3-8. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide