St-Kitts, Phillips Level, 9-XII-83.

Sericoptera mahometaria (Herrich-Schäffer, 1853)

Geometridae Ennominae


This species is probably identical (at least at the specific level) to Sericoptera area Cramer, known from Venezuela to Brazil, and S. virginaria Hulst (= insularis Warren), known from Florida and Cuba.

Biology and distribution

Found at St-Kitts only, might occur at St-Bartholomew, St-Martin and Guadeloupe.

From Mexico to Bolivia and Brazil.


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