Hyposmocoma cryptogamiella

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Hyposmocoma cryptogamiella
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Cosmopterigidae
Genus: Hyposmocoma
Species: H. cryptogamiella
Binomial name
Hyposmocoma cryptogamiella
(Walsingham, 1907)
Synonyms
  • Hyperdasys cryptogamiellus Walsingham, 1907
  • Hyperdasyella cryptogamiella

Hyposmocoma cryptogamiella is a species of moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is endemic to Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Lanai and Hawaii. The type locality is Olaa.

The larvae feed on Acacia koa, Clermontia, Lantana, Metrosideros and Sophora species. The larvae are naked stem-borers.

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