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Carrhenes c. canescens (R. Felder, 1869)
(Hoary Skipper)

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W Mexico & S TX to Panama


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

Genus Carrhenes Godman & Salvin, 1895

Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 2(121): 388. Type-species: Leucochitonea fuscescens Mabille, 1891, Annls. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 35(c.r.)(16): lxii, by designation of Lindsey (1925), Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 18(1): 81.


Carrhenes canescens (R. Felder, 1869)


Carrhenes canescens canescens (R. Felder, 1869)

Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 19: 476-477, no. 34.

Original Combination: Leucochitonea canescens

Type Locality: “Potrero” [Veracruz, Mexico]

Types: Type(s) may be in NMW.



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