New York Natural Heritage Program
Richard's Fungus Moth
Metalectra richardsi Brower, 1941

Threats [-]
The threats to Richard's fungus moth are uncertain. Elimination and fragmentation of habitat by commercial and residential development are probably the greatest threats to the species. Otherwise, there are no apparent threats (NatureServe 2010).

Conservation Strategies and Management Practices [-]
Maintaining suitable habitat, forests, is the main management need.