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Paramacera x. xicaque (Reakirt, [1867])
(Mexican Pine-Satyr)

Pinned Specimens
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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

E & central Mexico

Synonymy

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

Genus Paramacera Butler, 1868

Entomol. Mon. Mag. 4(45): 194. Type-species: Neonympha xicaque Reakirt, [1867], Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. 18(3): 336-337, no. 40, by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 240, no. 805.

      =    ‡Paramecera Butler, 1868

Cat. diurn. Lepid. Sat. Brit. Mus.: 98. Type-species: Neonympha xicaque Reakirt, [1867], Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. 18(3): 336-337, no. 40, by monotypy. A junior objective synonym of Paramacera Butler, 1868.

 

Paramacera xicaque (Reakirt, [1867])

 

Paramacera xicaque xicaque (Reakirt, [1867])

Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. 18(4): 336-337, no. 40.

Original Combination: Neonympha xicaque

Type Locality: “Mexico (near Vera Cruz)”; suggested to be “the flanks of Mt. Orizaba” by L. Miller (1972), Bull. Allyn Mus. (8): 11. [Veracruz]

Types: Type(s) apparently lost.

=    epinephele (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1867)

Reise Novara Zool. (3): 476, no. 817.

Original Combination: Neonympha Epinephile

Type Locality: “Mexico”

Types: Holotype in BMNH.

‡”conhiera” Butler, 1868

Entomol. Mon. Mag. 4(45): 194.

Original Combination: P[aramacera]. Conhiera

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

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