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Panoquina panoquin (Scudder, 1863)
(Salt Marsh Skipper)

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coastal salt marshes, New England to S TX

Synonymy

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

Genus Panoquina Hemming, 1934

Entomol. 67(849): 38. Type-species: Hesperia panoquin Scudder, 1863, Proc. Essex Inst. 3: 178-179, no. 81, as replacement name. Proposed to replace Prenes Scudder, 1872, preoccupied (Code Articles 60.3, 67.8).

      =    ‡Prenes Scudder, 1872

4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 81. Type-species: Hesperia panoquin Scudder, 1863, Proc. Essex Inst. 3: 178-179, no. 81, by original designation. Preoccupied by Prenes Gistel, 1848, Nat. Thierr.: 10.

 

Panoquina panoquin (Scudder, 1863)

Proc. Essex Inst. 3: 178-179, no. 81.

Original Combination: Hesperia Panoquin

Type Locality: “Conn.” [Connecticut]

Types: Syntypes may be in MCZ.

            =    ophis (W. H. Edwards, 1871)

Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 3(3/4): 205, 216, no 21.

Original Combination: Hesperia Ophis

Type Locality: “Apalachicola, Fla.”; neotype from “St. George’s Island [sic!], Franklin County, Florida.”

Types: Neotype in CMNH, designated by F. Brown and L. Miller (1987), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 113(1): 62, fig. 25 ♂ D&V.

‡”cochles” (Scudder, 1889)

Butts. E. U. S. & Can. 3(12): 1867.

Original Combination: [Prenes panoquin] = Hesperia cochles

Proposed as a Latreille manuscript name without a description or indication; a nomen nudum.

‡”wimico” (Plötz, 1882)

Stettiner Entomol. Ztg. 44(1-3): 55, under no. 361.

Original Combination: [Hesperia] Panoquin [synonym] Wimico

This name was listed without a description or indication; a nomen nudum.

Godman (1907), Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7)20(116): 143, determined this synonymy through an examination of an unpublished drawing (pl. 585, from “Florida”) made by Plötz.

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