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Piruna haferniki H. Freeman, 1970
(Chisos Skipperling)

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

Genus Piruna Evans, 1955

Cat. Am. Hesp. Brit. Mus. (4): 10, 11. Type-species: Pholisora pirus W. H. Edwards, 1878, Field & Forest 3(7/8): 119, by original designation.


Piruna haferniki H. Freeman, 1970

J. Lepid. Soc. 24(4): 247-248, figs. 1 ♂ D, 2 ♂ V (holotype), 3 ♂ genitalia.

Original Combination: Piruna haferniki

Type Locality: “Green Gulch, Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas, elev. 5700 ft.”

Types: Holotype in AMNH.



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