Tolype velleda

870021.00 — 7670 — Tolype velleda (Stoll, 1791) — Large Tolype

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:

Polyphagous (woody plants)

Sex Differences

Antennae bipectinate in both sexes, but with much larger pectinations in male.


  • 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.
  • Franclemont, J. G., 1973. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 20.1: p. 34; pl. 3.26-30. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide