Euteliidae, Grote, 1882

Pohl, Greg, Anweiler, Gary, Schmidt, Christian & Kondla, Norbert, 2010, An annotated list of the Lepidoptera of Alberta, Canada, ZooKeys 38 (38), pp. 1-549: 251-252

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.3897/zookeys.38.383

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3789200

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03B2F256-9FD6-A4DD-E6A7-FA37FDF8AE88

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Euteliidae
status

 

61. Euteliidae 

Medium-sized (approximately 30 mm wingspan) moths, usually with brightly colored, patterned wings. They have an unusual resting posture, with the wings rolled and held out from the body. Th is is a small group of primarily tropical moths, with 16 species in three genera in North America, one of which reaches AB. Most feed on sumacs and poison-ivy ( Rhus  spp.).

1720 * R Marathyssa inficita (Walker, 1865) L Jun  – – G T: Forbes (1954)

L: None C: NFRC, UASM