Macrochilo louisiana

930505.00 — 8361 — Macrochilo louisiana (Forbes, 1922) — Louisiana Macrochilo

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:

Poaceae, Cyperaceae


  • 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.
  • Forbes, W. T. M. 1922. New species description of Xylormisa [Macrochilo] louisiana. Entomol. News 33: 99-104. text
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum