Male

Guadeloupe, Piton de Sainte-Rose, 2-I-84

Female

Guadeloupe, Pointe à Pitre, 2-VIII-70, C. Herbulot leg.

Male form

Martinique, Fonds St-Denis, Deux Choux, 27-VIII-84

Ophisma tropicalis Guenée, 1852

Noctuidae Catocalinae


Synonyms

Ophisma confundens Walker
Ophisma detrahens Walker
Ophisma fugiens Walker
Ophisma luteiplaga Walker
Ophisma stigmatifera Walker
Ophisma morbillosa Felder & Rogenhofer
ssp. dimidiata Draudt
var. crocimacula Guenée
form ardiosata Draudt
form bilineata Draudt

Biology and distribution

Very common in Guadeloupe and Martinique, in hygrophilic and mesophilic zones.
Les Saintes: Terre de Bas.

St-Kitts, Montserrat, St-Vincent, Grenada.
Throughout the Greater Antilles (Cuba: type specimen of O. tropicalis, Dominican Republic: type specimen of O. detrahens).

From the south of the United States to Uruguay.

Legend


Male genitalia (JPG 84 Kb).
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