Distribution: Central America; South America; Jamaica; Cuba; Haiti; Trinidad;
Type Locality: Surinam.
Synonyms: Ammalo fervidus Walker 1855; Halysidota megapyrrha
Halysidota metapyrrha Rothschild 1910; Halysidota chrysogaster Walker 1865;
Ammalo impunctus Grote 1866.
Source of record: I.O.J. collection.
Method of identification: illustrated in black and white by Hampson (1901)
p. 84, text fig. 61.
Notes: this species appears to be quite variable throughout its range (assuming it
is all one species throughout its range).
The illustrated specimen is a Jamaican specimen from Bernard Lalanne-Cassou's
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