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Ministrymon clytie (W. H. Edwards, 1877)
(Clytie Ministreak)

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

  Genus Ministrymon Clench, 1961

In: P. Ehrlich and A. Ehrlich, How Know Butts.: 179, 196. Type-species: Thecla leda W. H. Edwards, 1882, Papilio 2(2): 23-24, by original designation.


phrutus group K. Johnson & L. Miller, 1991

Acta Entomol. Chilena 16(2): 185.


Ministrymon clytie (W. H. Edwards, 1877)

Field & Forest 3(5): 88-89.

Original Combination: Thecla Clytie

Type Locality: “San Antonio” [Bexar County, Texas]

Types: Holotype in CMNH, figured by W. Holland (1898), Butt. Book: pl. 30, fig. 6 ♀ D, and F. Brown (1970), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 96(1): fig. 15 ♀ D&V.

            =    maevia (Godman & Salvin, 1887)

Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 2(61): 89, no. 190; 3(66): pl. 58, figs. 3 ♂ D, 4 ♂ V.

Original Combination: Thecla maevia

Type Locality: “Mexico, Acapulco...Cordova...Guatemala, Polochic valley...San Geronimo...Costa Rica, Punta Arenas”; a specimen from “San Geronimo” was figured.

Types: Syntypes in BMNH.

            =    daplissus (K. Johnson & Salazar, 1993)

Reps. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Wisc. (Stevens Point) (26): 4-5, pl. 2, fig. 3D ♂ D&V (holotype), fig. 1D ♂ genitalia.

Original Combination: Strymon daplissus

Type Locality: “Venezuela”

Types: Holotype in BMNH.



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