Omiodes anastreptoides Swezey, 1913

Kohala Mountain sedge hedyleptan moth



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hedylepta anastreptoides (Swezey, 1913)


Conservation Status




Hawai'i, Hawaiian Islands, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Swezey, Otto H. (1913). One new genus and eighteen new species of Hawaiian moths. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society 2(5): 269-280.


Other references:

Haines, W. P., Giffin, J. and Foote, D. (2004). Rediscovery of five species of Omiodes Guenée (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) on Hawai‘i Island. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 79: 45-49.
Nishida, G. M. (ed.). (1994). Hawaiian Terrestrial Arthropoda Checklist. Second Edition. Hawaii Biological Survey, Contribution No. 94-04. Bishop Museum: Honolulu, Hawaii. 287 pp.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). (1989). Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; animal notice of review. Federal Register, Department of the Interior 54(4): 554-579.
Zimmerman, Elwood C. (1958). Insects of Hawaii, vol. 8. Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu. 456 pp.


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