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Callophrys a. affinis (W. H. Edwards, 1862)
(Western Green Hairstreak)

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Synonymy

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

Genus Callophrys Billberg, 1820

Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb.: 80. Type-species: Papilio rubi Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (ed. 10) 1: 483, no. 154, by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 132, no. 202.


Callophrys affinis (W. H. Edwards, 1862)

This species was reviewed by Gorelick (2005), J. Lepid. Soc. 59(4): 181-190.

 

Callophrys affinis affinis (W. H. Edwards, 1862)

Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. 14(5): 221, 223-224, no. 5.

Original Combination: Thecla Affinis

Type Locality: “Utah”; defined as “Silver Lake, Utah” by Clench (1944), Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 94(6): 225; corrected to “vicinity of Fort Bridger, Wyoming” by F. Brown (1970), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 96(1): 63, 65. [Uinta County, Wyoming]

Types: Lectotype in CMNH, designated by F. Brown (1970), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 96(1): 65, fig. 20 ♂ D&V.

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