Guadeloupe, Piton de Ste-Rose, 23-V-85.

Mouralia tinctoides (Guenée, 1852)

Noctuidae Plusiinae


Mouralia annulifera Walker
Mouralia cossoides (Rothschild)

Biology and distribution

Larva on Commelinaceae (Tradescantia, Zebrina) (Eichlin & Cunningham, 1978).

Rare, in Guadeloupe and Martinique.

Greater Antilles (Jamaica, Hispaniola: type specimen of M. annulifera, Puerto-Rico).

South of the United States to Brazil (Eichlin & Cunningham, 1978).


Male genitalia (JPG 27 Ko).
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