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Boloria kriemhild (Strecker, 1879)
(Relict Fritillary)

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(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 kriemhild (Strecker, 1879)

In: C. A. H. McCauley, Rept. San Juan Recon., Ind. Exec. Doc. House Rep. 3rd Sess. 45th Congr. 5(1)pt. 2(3), appendix SS: 1854, pl. 1, figs. 5 ♀ D, 6 ♀ V.

Original Combination: Argynnis Kriemhild

Type Locality: “Utah...Arizona...Rio Florida, Colorado”; lectotype from “Utah.”

Types: Lectotype in FMNH, designated by Skinner (1914), Entomol. News 25(7): 324; figured by W. Holland (1931), Butt. Book (rev. ed.): pl. 74, figs. 1 ♂ D, 2 ♂ V.

            =    laurenti (Skinner, 1913)

Entomol. News 24(10): 450.

Original Combination: Argynnis laurenti

Type Locality: “Silver Lake (Brightons), Utah” [Brighton, Salt Lake County]

Types: Syntypes (#7024) in ANSP; one figured by W. Holland (1931), Butt. Book (rev. ed.): pl. 56, fig. 17 ♂ V.

The identity of this taxon was established by W. Barnes and McDunnough (1914), Entomol. News 25(7): 323-324.

            =    luecki (Reuss, 1923) (emended)

Soc. Entomol. 38(4): 14.

Original Combination: Clossiana lücki

Type Locality: “Utah, Nord-Amerika”

Types: Syntypes in Reuss collection.



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