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Hypaurotis c. crysalus (W. H. Edwards, 1873)
(Colorado Hairstreak)

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C & S CO, NM, far W TX, AZ, SON

Synonymy

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

Genus Hypaurotis Scudder, 1876

Bull. Buffalo Soc. Nat. Sci. 3: 112-113, no. 16. Type-species: Thecla crysalus W. H. Edwards, 1873, Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 4(4): 344-345, by original designation. 

 

Hypaurotis crysalus (W. H. Edwards, 1873)

 

Hypaurotis crysalus crysalus (W. H. Edwards, 1873)

Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 4(4): 344-345.

Original Combination: Thecla Crysalus

Type Locality: “Lake Pass”; corrected to “Palmer Lake, El Paso Co., Colorado” by F. Brown (1970), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 96(1): 22-23.

Types: Lectotype (#15726) in MCZ, designated by F. Brown (1970), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 96(1): 23, fig. 1 ♂ D&V.

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