Aglossa caprealis

800079.00 — 5517 — Aglossa caprealis (Hübner, [1809]) — Stored Grain Moth

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:



This species is a cosmopolitan pest of stored grains.


(1) 41.2003 -71.5739, 11 vii 2021, A.S. Hunt [ASHC]


  • 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.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 24.37m; p. 185. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide