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Caria i. ino Godman & Salvin, 1886
(Red-bordered Metalmark)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:

W Mexico


Genus Caria Hübner, 1823

Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: 14. Type-species: Caria colubris Hübner, 1823, Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: pl. [44], figs. 251, 252; 14, no. 126 (= Hesperia plutargus Fabricius, 1793, Entomol. Syst. 3(1): 329-330, no. 251; synonym), by monotypy.


Caria ino (Godman & Salvin, 1886)


Caria ino ino (Godman & Salvin, 1886)

Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 3(44): pl. 43, figs. 22 ♂ D, 23 ♂ V, 24 ♀ D, 25 ♀ V (as Symmachia ino) (1886); 1(45): 449, no. 3 (as Caria ino); 2(167): 705 (1901).

Original Combination: Symmachia ino

Type Locality: “Mexico, Ventanas”; this was interpreted to be “Villa Corona, Durango” by Selander and Vaurie (1962), Am. Mus. Novit. (2009): 65.

Types: Syntypes in BMNH; one figured by W. Holland (1931), Butt. Book (rev. ed.): pl. 76, figs. 3 ♂ D, 3a ♂ V.



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