Species Name: Lycia ypsilon
Species Distribution in Massachusetts
Federal Rank: None
Massachusetts State Rank: Threatened
Open shrubby areas within scrub oak barrens.
Threats to Survival
Loss of habitat, fire suppression, invasive plants, introduced generalist parasitoids, insecticide spraying, off-road vehicles, and light pollution.
Actions Recommended to Ensure Survival
Limit the effect human development has on their habitat.