Distribution: Jamaica only.
Type locality: Jamaica.
Synonyms: Ecpantheria obesa Walker 1855.
Source of record: M.J.C.B. collection. I.O.J. collection.
Method of identification: illustrated in colour by Hampson (1901) pl. 47,
Notes: males are one of the commonest Jamaican tiger moths to come to
light (56 specimens in the Institute of Jamaica collection alone!) but I have seen
females from my collecting or that of others. This appears to be the case for
most of the species of this genus.
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