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Callophrys perplexa superperplexa J. Emmel, T. Emmel & Mattoon, 1998
(Sheridan's 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 perplexa W. Barnes & Benjamin, 1923

Contrib. Nat. Hist. Lepid. N. Am. 5(2): 65.

Original Combination: Callophrys dumetorum race perplexa

Type Locality: “San Diego, California” [San Diego County]

Types: Holotype in USNM.

Callophrys perplexa superperplexa J. Emmel, T. Emmel & Mattoon, 1998

Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (13): 166, figs. 25 ♂ D, 26 ♂ V (holotype); 27 ♀ D, 28 ♀ V.

Original Combination: Callophrys perplexa superperplexa

Type Locality: “California: Inyo County; Big Pine Creek, 6500' elevation, east slope of Sierra Nevada”

Types: Holotype in LACM.

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