Yellow-washed Metarranthis 
Metarranthis obfirmaria (Hbn.)
Hodges 6832

March 15, 2006

March 14, 2007

Identification: Covell, Moths of Eastern North America, Pg. 367. The wings are light brown with dark, reddish-brown in the forewing basal area and beyond the post-median line on all wings. The hindwing is tinted with deep yellow on the costal half. The discal spot is black. The caterpillar host plants are blueberry, chokecherry and oaks.

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