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Boloria epithore chermocki E. Perkins & S. Perkins, 1966
(Pacific Fritillary)

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Synonymy

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

Genus Boloria Moore, 1900

Lepid. Ind. 4(48): 243-244. Type-species: Papilio pales [Schiffermüller], 1775, Ankündung eines syst. Werkes Schmett. Wiener Gegend: 177, no. 8, by original designation. The genus-level synonymy adopted herein is derived from Grey (1989), J. Lepid. Soc. 43(1): 2, Aubert et al. (1996), C. R. Acad. Sci. (Ser. 3) Sci. Vie 319(7): 647-651, and Simonsen (2005), Syst. Entomol. 30(4): 653-665.

 

selene group Gorbunov, 2001

Butts. Russia Class.: 195.

 

Boloria epithore (W. H. Edwards, 1864)

Proc. Entomol. Soc. Philad. 2(4): 501, 503-504, no. 5.

Original Combination: Argynnis Epithore Boisduval in lit.

Type Locality: “California”; neotype from “Saratoga, Santa Clara County, California.”

Types: Neotype in CMNH, designated by Klots (1965), in: F. Brown, Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 91(3): 335, fig. 34a ♂ D&V.

=    ‡epithore (Boisduval, 1869)

Annls. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 12: 58, no. 50.

Original Combination: Argynnis Epithore

Type Locality: “les hautes montagnes de l'est”; defined as “vic. of Santa Cruz Mtns., Santa Cruz County, California” by E. Perkins and Meyer (1973), Bull. Allyn Mus. (11): 4.

Types: Lectotype in CMNH, designated by E. Perkins and Meyer (1973), ibid.; figured by F. Brown (1965), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 91(3): 335, fig. 34b ♂ D&V.

Preoccupied by Argynnis epithore W. H. Edwards, 1864, Proc. Entomol. Soc. Philad. 2(4): 503-504.

 

Boloria epithore chermocki E. Perkins & S. Perkins, 1966

J. Lepid. Soc. 20(2): 109-112, pl. 1, figs. 9 ♂ D, 10 ♂ V (holotype); pl. 2 figs. 11 ♀ D, 12 ♀ V.

Original Combination: Boloria epithore chermocki

Type Locality: “2.9 miles E of Dolph, Yamhill Co., Oregon”

Types: Holotype in LACM.

                   =    uslui (Koçak, 1984)

Priamus 3(3): 96.

Original Combination: Boloria epithore uslui

Proposed to replace Boloria epithore borealis E. Perkins, 1973, with the same data (Code Article 60.3).

C. Guppy and J. Shepard (2001), Butts. B. C.: 290, determined this synonymy.

                         =    ‡borealis E. Perkins, 1973

In: E. Perkins and Meyer, Bull. Allyn Mus. (11): 6-8, pl. 1, figs. 13 ♂ D (holotype); 14 ♂ V, pl. 2, figs. 15 ♀ D, 16 ♀ V.

Original Combination: Boloria epithore borealis

Type Locality: “Shingle Creek Road, Keremeos, British Columbia”

Types: Holotype in CNC.

Preoccupied by Argynnis thore borealis Staudinger, 1861, Stettiner Entomol. Ztg. 22(10-12): 351.

                         =    ‡”obscuripennis” (Gunder, 1926)

Entomol. News 37(1): 7, no. 9, pl. 1, fig. 9 ♀ D (holotype).

Original Combination: Brenthis epithore ab. ♀ obscuripennis

Type Locality: “Chilcolin [sic!], British Columbia, Canada” [Chilcotin]

Types: “Holotype” in AMNH.

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