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Oeneis jutta alaskensis W. Holland, 1900
(Jutta Arctic)

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

Genus Oeneis Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (4): 58. Type-species: Papilio norna Thunberg, 1791, Ins. Suec. (2): 36-37, pl. 2, figs. 11, [11a], by designation of Butler (1868), Entomol. Mon. Mag. 4(45): 196.


polixenes group Gorbunov, 2001

Butts. Russia Class.: 226.


Oeneis jutta Hübner, [1806]

Samml. europ. Schmett. 1: 25, pl. Pap. [120] figs. 614 ♀ D, 615 ♀ V.

Original Combination: [Papilio] Papiliones I. Nymphales F. Jutta

Type Locality: “Lappland” [Lapland, Norway and Sweden]

Types: Type(s) probably lost.

Various Palaearctic “forms” and “aberrations” are not listed in this synonymy.

            =    timanica Sedykh, 1977

Geogr. Aspect. Conserv. Flora Faun. NE Europ. USSR: 103-104, no. 76.

Original Combination: Oeneis jutta timanica

Type Locality: “environs of Ukhta” [Komi Autonomous Republic, Russia]

Types: Syntypes in the ZIN.


Oeneis jutta alaskensis W. Holland, 1900

Entomol. News 11(3): 389, no. 23; figured by W. Holland (1931), Butt. Book (rev. ed.): pl. 62, figs. 10 ♂ D, 11 ♀ D.

Original Combination: O[eneis]. jutta var. alaskensis

Type Locality: “mountains between Forty-Mile and Mission Creeks, N. E. Alaska...American Creek, Alaska”

Types: Syntypes in CMNH; figured by Masters and Sorenson (1968), Entomol. News 79(3): fig. 2 third row, third from left ♂ D.



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