Rupela sejuncta

800706.00 — 5312 — Rupela sejuncta Heinrich, 1937

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
life history unknown

life history unknown


Block Island is near the northern end of the range of this coastal species. Two very similar congeners are found in the Southeast US.


  • 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.
  • Heinrich, C., 1937. Moths of the genus Rupela (Pyralididae: Schoenobiinae). Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 84(3019): 373; pl. 26, figs. 14-14c; pl. 32, fig. 39.
  • Species Page at BugGuide