Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
(Hampson, 1912) (1)
(Hampson, 1912) (2)
Sylepta stictigramma Hampson, 1912
includes two species in America north of Mexico. (1)
Distinctive moth with no other similar North American species.
Allyson (1984) described the larva. (3)
Heppner (2003) listed the range as Florida, West Indies. (2)
Moth Photographers Group
- large map with some distribution data.
Heppner (2003) reported adults from April to August, October in Florida. (2)
Heppner (2003) reported the larvae feed on the stems of Coccoloba uvifera
(L.) L. (seagrape). (2)
Type locality: Bahamas, Nassau
Compare to others on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group
Hampson, G. F. 1912 b: Descriptions of new species of Pyralidae of the subfamily Pyraustinae. – Annals and Magazine of Natural History, including Zoology, Botany and Geology, London (ser. 8) 10: 16.