Martinique, Fonds St Denis, Deux Choux, 27-VIII-1984
Dominica, Laudat, 19-VIII-1984
The larva is polyphagous. It is sometimes a pest in Martinique on beans, tomatoes and cultivated Solanaceae,
recently reported as a pest of banana at Morne-Rouge (Ryckewaert).
The female moth is not caught in light traps.
Martinique: very common everywhere, the most abundant arctiid in Martinique (Ryckewaert).
Guadeloupe: rare: never caught in the automatic traps. More common on the Leeward Coast.
Dominica, St-Kitts, Nevis, St-Thomas.
Widely distributed in South America.