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Electrostrymon guzanta (Schaus, 1902)
(Orange-crescent Groundstreak)

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Genus Electrostrymon Clench, 1961

In: P. Ehrlich and A. Ehrlich, How Know Butts.: 185, 218. Type-species: Papilio endymion Fabricius, 1775, Syst. Entomol.: 519, no. 324, by original designation.

=    Angulopis K. Johnson, 1992

Reps. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Wisc. (Stevens Point) (21): 41-42, figs. 79, 80C, 80D. Type-species: Thecla autoclea Hewitson, 1877, Ill. diurn. Lepid. Lycaenidae 1(7): 194; 2(7): pl. 77, figs. 616, 617 (= Polyommatus hugon Godart, [1824], in: Ency. méth. 9(Ins.)(2): (602), 640, no. 84; synonym), by original designation.

=    Rubroserrata K. Johnson & Kroenlein, 1993

Reps. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Wisc. (Stevens Point) 34: 19-20, pl. VI, 2, fig. 1; type-species: Thecla mathewi Hewitson, 1874, Entomol. mon. Mag. 11(124): 106, by original designation.


Electrostrymon guzanta (Schaus, 1902)

Proc. U. S. Nat. Mus. 24(1262): 420-421.

Original Combination: Thecla Guzanta

Type Locality: “Jalapa, Orizaba, Mexico” [Veracruz]

Types: Holotype (#5952) in USNM.

Recorded from Texas by A. Warren et al. (2004), News Lepid. Soc. 46(1): 28-30, 15 figs.

            =    aurantiaca (K. Johnson, 1992)

Reps. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Wisc. (Stevens Point) (22)(vol. II): 198, figs. 191q ♂ D&V (holotype), 229a ♂ genitalia, 229b ♀ genitalia.

Original Combination: Arases aurantiaca

Type Locality: “Mexico, Chiapas State, Ochuc”

Types: Holotype in MGCL.



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