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Atrytonopsis pittacus (W. H. Edwards, 1882) (Typical segregate)
(White-barred Skipper)

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

Genus Atrytonopsis Godman, 1900

In: Godman & Salvin, Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 2(157): 497. Type-species: Hesperia deva W. H. Edwards, 1877, Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 5(3/4): 292, by original designation.


Atrytonopsis pittacus (W. H. Edwards, 1882)

Papilio 2(8): 138-139.

Original Combination: Pamphila Pittacus

Type Locality: “Fort Grant and in Graham Mountains, Arizona” implied from the title of the paper. [Graham County]

Types: Lectotype in CMNH, designated by F. Brown and L. Miller (1987), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 113(1): 33, fig. 3 ♂ D&V; figured by W. Holland (1931), Butt. Book (rev. ed.): pl. 54, fig. 11 ♂ D.



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