Cydosia nobilitella

Distribution: southern USA; Central and South America; Antilles.
Type locality: Curacao.
Synonyms: Crameria nobilis Hubner 1819; Bombyx histrio Fabricius 1781; Eggyna submutata Walker 1866; Prays hilarella Snellen 1878; Cydosia basiliella Guenee 1879; Cydosia chrysorrhaella Guenee 1879; Cydosia cyanella Guenee 1879; Cydosia graciella Guenee 1879; Cydosia jamaicensis Cockerell 1896; Cydosia westwoodi Druce 1897.
E. Caribbean records: Dominica; Grenada.
Grenadines records: Bequia, Mustique, Union, Petite Martinique (E.U. Exp., No. 86).
Method of identification: illustrated in colour by Kimball (1965) pl. 4, fig. 28. Adult & Genitalia illustrated in colour on website on French Antilles Lepidoptera by Zagatti, Lalanne-Cassou & Le Duchat d'Aubigny
Notes: the illustrated specimen is from Grenada.