Ephestiodes infimella

800225.00 — 6001 — Ephestiodes infimella Ragonot, 1887

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:



The high abundance values for mid- to late August are due to an irruption of the species in August 2020.


  • 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.
  • Neunzig, H. H., 1990. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.3, p. 65; pl. 2.21-27. order or free PDF
  • Ragonot, E.L., 1887. Diagnoses of North American Phycitidae and Galleriidae. Published by the author, Paris, 1-20. PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide