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Codatractus arizonensis (Skinner, 1905)
(Arizona Mottled-Skipper)

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S AZ, S NM, W TX to Oaxaca

Synonymy

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

Genus Codatractus Lindsey, 1921

Bull. Labs. Nat. Hist. St. Univ. Iowa 9(4): 26. Type-species: Heteropia imitatrix Mabille, 1889, Naturaliste (2)3(49): 68, fig. 3 (= Telegonus imalena Butler, 1872, Lepid. Exot.: 109, pl. 40, fig. 1; synonym), as replacement name. Proposed to replace Heteropia Mabille, 1889, preoccupied (Code Articles 60.3, 67.8).

      =    ‡Heteropia Mabille, 1889

Naturaliste (2)3(49): 68. Type-species: Heteropia imitatrix Mabille, 1889, Naturaliste (2)3(49): 68 (= Telegonus imalena Butler, 1872, Lepid. Exot.: 109, pl. 40, fig. 1; synonym), by designation of E. Watson (1893), Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1893(1): 22. Preoccupied by Heteropia Carter, 1886, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (5)18: 47.

 

Codatractus arizonensis (Skinner, 1905)

Entomol. News 16(7): 232; figured by Skinner (1911), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 37(3): pl. 10.

Original Combination: [Heteropia melon] [var.] arizonensis

Type Locality: “Baboquivaria [sic!] Mts., Pima County, Arizona”

Types: Syntype (#7074) in ANSP; a “paratype” figured by W. Holland (1931), Butt. Book (rev. ed.): pl. 49, fig. 15 ♂ D.

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