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Callophrys mcfarlandi P. Ehrlich & Clench, 1960
(Sandia Hairstreak)

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(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 mcfarlandi P. Ehrlich & Clench, 1960

Entomol. News 71(6): 138, 139-140, pl. 1, top right ♂ D, bottom left ♂ V (holotype), top left ♀ D, bottom right ♀ V.

Original Combination: Callophrys (Sandia) mcfarlandi

Type Locality: “La Cueva Canyon, 6300 ft., west slope of Sandia Mts., Bernalillo Co., New Mexico”

Types: Holotype in AMNH; figured by K. Johnson (1988), Insecta Mundi 2(1):figs. 1c ♂ D, 1d ♂ V, fig. 3b male genitalia.

            =    madreoriente K. Johnson, 1988

Insecta Mundi 2(1): 17, 19, figs. 1a ♂ D, 1b ♂ V (holotype), fig. 3a male genitalia.

Original Combination: Sandia macfarlandi madreoriente

Type Locality: “Coahuila State, Mexico, Hwy. 57, 17 mi. SE Saltillo, 2,270 m.”

Types: Holotype in CMNH.



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