Aleuron neglectum Rothschild & Jordan, 1903, Novit. zool. 9 (suppl.): 395 (key), 398. Type locality: [Peru,] Iquitos, Rio Cachyaco.
China: The single record from China (Zhu & Wang, 1997) is odd and may represent an accidental importation or a museum mix-up.
Native to the New World, from Mexico to southern Brazil and Bolivia.