Metarranthis hypochraria

911258.00 — 6826 — Metarranthis hypochraria (Herrich-Schäffer, [1854]) — Common Metarranthis

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Prunus serotina

Prunus, Malus, Sassafras


  • 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.
  • Herrich-Schäffer, 1850-1858. Sammlung neuer oder wenig bekannter aussereuropáischer Schmetterlinge, 1(1): 63; figs. 207-208.
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Walker, F., 1860. Gemeotrites. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, 21: 154.