Guadeloupe, St-François, Devarieux, 29-XI-84.
Larva on Annona glabra, A. squamosa, A. diversifolia, Brunfelsia undulata and tomatoes. The adult moths pierce fruit cuticle with their proboscis. They are sometimes reported as pests on Citrus.
A very rare species in Guadeloupe : three specimens in Devarieux and one in Grands Fonds (Chalumeau).
St-Lucia (Todd, Ryckewaert).
Florida, and from Mexico to Paraguay (Todd,1959).