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Euchloe h. hyantis (W. H. Edwards, 1871)
(California Marble)

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SW OR (NW Siskiyous), W CA to Baja California (N)

Synonymy

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

Genus Euchloe Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (6): 94. Type-species: Euchloe ausonia var. esperi W. F. Kirby, 1871, Syn. Cat. diurn. Lepid.: 506 (= Euchloe crameri Butler (1869), Entomol. Mon. Mag. 5(59): 271, no. 2; subspecies), by designation of I.C.Z.N. Opinion 177. Opinion 270 placed Euchloe on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology as name no. 687.

      =    ‡Phyllocharis Schatz, [1885]

In: Staudinger & Schatz, Exot. Schmett. (2)(1): pl. 8, fig. 2, 71. Type-species: Papilio tagis Hübner, [1804], Samml. europ. Schmett. 1: pl. 110, figs. 565, 566, by monotypy. Preoccupied by Phyllocharis Dalman, 1824, Ephem. entomol.: 21.

=    Elphinstonia Klots, 1930

Bull. Brooklyn Entomol. Soc. 25(2): 87-88. Type-species: Anthocharis charlonia Donzel, 1842, Ann. Soc. Entomol. Fr. [1]11(2): 197-198, pl. 8, fig. 1, by original designation.

 

Euchloe hyantis (W. H. Edwards, 1871)

 

Euchloe hyantis hyantis (W. H. Edwards, 1871)

Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 3(3/4): 205-206, no. 1.

Original Combination: Anthocaris [sic!] Hyantis

Type Locality: “Mendocino, Cal.”; defined as “vicinity of Ukiah, Mendocino Co., Calif.” by F. Brown (1973), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 99(1): 35.

Types: Lectotype in CMNH, designated by F. Brown (1973), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 99(1): fig. 3 ♂ D&V.

                         =    ‡”orientalides” Verity, [1908]

Rhop. palae. (17-20): 182 [30 Nov 1908]; (30-36): pl. 50, fig. 16 ♂ D (“holotype”); ind. syst.: xxxi [31 Oct 1911].

Original Combination: [Euchloe belia var. creusa gen aest. var ausonides] forme orientalides

Type Locality: “Californie, Placer” implied from the legend to plate 50. [Placer County, California]

Types: “Holotype” in MZUF.

                         =    ‡”pseudoausonides” Verity, [1909]

Rhop. palae. (21-23): pl. 37, figs. 16 ♂ D, 19 ♂ V [30 Apr 1909]; (30-36): 339 [31 Oct 1911]; ind. syst.: xxxi [31 Oct 1911].

Original Combination: [Euchloe belia var. belioides] forme pseudoausonides

Type Locality: “Californie” implied from the legend to plate 37.

Types: “Holotype” in BMNH.

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