Brazil, Tapajoz, around Santarem, I-69, C. Moinier leg.

Ametris nitocris (Cramer, 1780)

Geometridae Oenochrominae

Synonyms or individual forms

nitocritaria Hübner
peninsularia Grote
schausaria Hy Edwards
albimaculata Thierry-Mieg
pudibunda Thierry-Mieg

Biology and distribution

Larva reported in continental America (Dyar, 1900) on Coccoloba diversifolia (Polygonaceae) .

Guadeloupe, very common.


From Florida and Mexico to Bolivia and Brazil.


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