Pero ancetaria

911179.00 — 6748 — Pero ancetaria (Hübner, 1806) — Hubner's Pero

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:

Acer, Salix


  • 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.
  • Guenée, M.A., 1887. Uranides et Phalenites. Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Général des Lépidoptères, 9: 159.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Hübner, J., 1806. Sammlung exotischer Schmetterlinge, 2: pl. 217.
  • Poole, R.W., 1987. A Taxonomic Revision of the New World Moth Genus Pero (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). United States Department of Agriculture, Technical Bulletin 1698: 69.
  • Scoble, M.J., 1999. Geometrid Moths of the World: A Catalogue (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). CSIRO Publishing, 1016 pages
  • Species Page at BugGuide