Nycteola metaspilella

931145.00 — 8978 — Nycteola metaspilella (Walker, 1866) — Forgotten Frigid Owlet

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Salix sp.



  • 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.
  • Fletcher, D.S., 1959. Notes on North American species of Nycteola (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 67: 51-53; fig. 1.
  • Species Page at BugGuide