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Anteos clorinde (Godart, [1824])
(White Angled-Sulphur)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

SW USA (strays), S TX to Argentina, Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola

Larval Foodplant: Senna atomaria (L.) Irwin & Barneby

Synonymy

(From: A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada, Jonathan P. Pelham)

Genus Anteos Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (7): 99. Type-species: Papilio maerula Fabricius, 1775, Syst. Entomol.: 479, no. 157, by designation of Godman and Salvin (1889), Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 2(79): 148.

      =    ‡Amynthia Swainson, 1831

Zool. Illustr. (2)2(14): pl. 65 [actually 63], unnumbered text. Type-species: Papilio maerula Fabricius, 1775, Syst. Entomol.: 479, no. 157, by original designation. A junior objective synonym of Anteos Hübner, [1819].

=    Klotsius Hemming, 1964

Annot. Lepid. (4): 148. Type-species: Mancipium menippe Hübner, [1818], Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pl. [147], figs. 1, 2, by original designation.

 

Anteos clorinde (Godart, [1824])

In: Ency. méth. 9(Ins.)(2): 813-814, nos. 1-2.

Original Combination: Colias Clorinde

Type Locality: “Brésil” [Brazil]

Types: Syntype(s) in MNHP.

            =    swainsonia (Swainson, 1831)

Zool. Illustr. (2)2(14): pl. 65 [actually 63] ♂ D&V, unnumbered text.

Original Combination: Amynthia Swainsonia

Type Locality: “interior of Pernambuco...Brazil”

Types: Type(s) probably lost; collection auctioned in 1840.

            =    godarti (Perty, 1833)

Delect. Anim. Art. Bras. (3): 152, pl. 29, figs. 4 ♂ D, 4b ♂ V.

Original Combination: Colias Godarti

Type Locality: “Piauhy” [Piaui, Brazil]

Types: Location of type(s) not known, probably lost.

            =    nivifera (Fruhstorfer, 1907)

Stettiner Entomol. Ztg. 68(2): 294.

Original Combination: [Rhodocera] maerula nivifera

Type Locality: “Honduras”

Types: Type(s) may be in ZSMC or BMNH.

                   =    ‡atromarginatus Vázquez, 1952

An. Instit. Biol., Univ. Nac. Auton. Méx. (Zool.) 22(2): 535, fig. 1 ♀ D (“holotype”).

Original Combination: Anteos clorinde f[orma]. fem[inina]. atromarginatus

Type Locality: “Tierra Blanca, Ver.” [Veracruz, Mexico]

Types: “Syntypes” in MGCL.

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