Epimecis hortaria

911018.00 — 6599 — Epimecis hortaria (Fabricius, 1794) — Tulip-tree Beauty

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Sassafras albidum

Sassafras albidum


Largest geometrid locally


  • 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.
  • Species Page at BugGuide