New York Natural Heritage Program
An Ear Moth
Amphipoea erepta ryensis
Insects

New York State Distribution [-]
This moth has only been documented from the vicinity of New York City.

Global Distribution [-]
This moth has been documented in New York City (Pelham Bay Park) and Rye, New York. It is possible that a population also occurs in South Carolina. It is thought that the moth should occur more widely in New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, etc., and perhaps Connecticut.
Best Places to See
• Pelham Bay Park (Bronx County)