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Genus   Lycaena

Lycaena phlaeas hypophlaeas

(Boisduval, 1852)

American Copper

 

Lycaena phlaeas feildeni

(M'Lachlan, 1878)

American Copper

coastal tundra in Nunavut, NWT,
YK, AK

Lycaena phlaeas arethusa

(Dod, 1907)

American Copper

 

Lycaena phlaeas weberi

Kohler, 2007

American Copper

 

Lycaena phlaeas arctodon

Ferris, 1974

American Copper

 

Lycaena phlaeas shields

Kemal & Kocak, 2007

American Copper

[alpestris is preoccupied]

Lycaena cupreus lapidicola

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Lustrous Copper

CA Sierra Nevada from Nevada to
Tulare-Inyo Cos.; similar in
White Mts.

Lycaena cupreus cupreus

(W. H. Edwards, 1870)

Lustrous Copper

[= artemisia], N CA, C-E OR, ID,
NE NV, MT, NW WY, N UT

Lycaena cupreus henryae

(Cadbury, 1937)

Lustrous Copper

BC, ALTA, N WA, NW MT

Lycaena cupreus snowi

(W. H. Edwards, [1881])

Lustrous Copper

S Rocky Mts. of SE WY, CO, N NM;
high Uinta and La Sal Mts., UT

Lycaena arota arota

(Boisduval, 1852)

Tailed Copper

 

Lycaena arota

(Boisduval, 1852) (C CA interior
Coast Range segregate)

Tailed Copper

 

Lycaena arota

(Boisduval, 1852) (Willamette
Valley segregate)

Tailed Copper

Willamette Valley, W Oregon

Lycaena arota virginiensis

(W. H. Edwards, 1870)

Tailed Copper

 

Lycaena arota nubila

(J. A. Comstock, 1926)

Tailed Copper

 

Lycaena arota schellbachi

(Tilden, 1955)

Tailed Copper

 

Lycaena hermes

(W. H. Edwards, 1870)

Hermes Copper

 

Lycaena editha vurali

Ko├žak, 1984

Edith's Copper

 

Lycaena editha obscuramaculata

Austin, 1989

Edith's Copper

 

Lycaena editha

(Mead, 1878) (NE Oregon
segregate)

Edith's Copper

[nr. editha], NE Oregon

Lycaena editha editha

(Mead, 1878)

Edith's Copper

 

Lycaena editha pseudonexa

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Edith's Copper

 

Lycaena xanthoides nigromaculata

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Great Copper

 

Lycaena xanthoides xanthoides

(Boisduval, 1852)

Great Copper

 

Lycaena xanthoides obsolescens

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Great Copper

 

Lycaena dione

(Scudder, 1868)

Gray Copper

 

Lycaena gorgon gorgon

(Boisduval, 1852)

Gorgon Copper

 

Lycaena gorgon micropunctata

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Gorgon Copper

 

Lycaena gorgon jacquelineae

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Gorgon Copper

 

Lycaena gorgon dorothea

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Gorgon Copper

 

Lycaena rubidus monachensis

K. Johnson & Balogh, 1977

Ruddy Copper

 

Lycaena rubidus incana

Austin, 1998

Ruddy Copper

 

Lycaena rubidus rubidus

(Behr, 1866)

Ruddy Copper

[= duofascies]

Lycaena rubidus perkinsorum

K. Johnson & Balogh, 1977

Ruddy Copper

 

Lycaena rubidus longi

K. Johnson & Balogh, 1977

Ruddy Copper

 

Lycaena rubidus sirius

(W. H. Edwards, 1871)

Ruddy Copper

 

Lycaena rubidus ferrisi

K. Johnson & Balogh, 1977

Ruddy Copper

 

Lycaena heteronea heteronea

Boisduval, 1852

Blue Copper

 

Lycaena heteronea northi

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Blue Copper

 

Lycaena heteronea submaculata

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Blue Copper

 

Lycaena heteronea clara

Hy. Edwards, 1877

Blue Copper

 

Lycaena heteronea austin

Kemal & Kocak, 2007

Blue Copper

[rutila is preoccupied]

Lycaena heteronea rava

Austin, 1998

Blue Copper

 

Lycaena heteronea klotsi

W. D. Field, 1936

Blue Copper

 

Lycaena heteronea gravenotata

Klots, 1930

Blue Copper

 

Lycaena heteronea

Boisduval, 1852 (E base
Cascades- boldly spotted)

Blue Copper

[= nr. gravenotata], E base
Cascades far N CA, OR, far S WA

Lycaena hyllus

(Cramer, 1775)

Bronze Copper

 

Lycaena epixanthe epixanthe

(Boisduval & Le Conte, [1835])

Bog Copper

 

Lycaena epixanthe phaedrus

(G. Hall, 1924)

Bog Copper

 

Lycaena epixanthe michiganensis

Rawson, 1948

Bog Copper

 

Lycaena dorcas claytoni

A. E. Brower, 1940

Dorcas Copper

 

Lycaena dorcas michuron

Scott, 2006

Dorcas Copper

 

Lycaena dorcas dorcas

W. Kirby, 1837

Dorcas Copper

 

Lycaena dorcas arcticus

(Ferris, 1977)

Dorcas Copper

 

Lycaena dorcas florus

(W. H. Edwards, [1884])

Dorcas Copper

 

Lycaena dorcas megaloceras

(Ferris, 1977)

Dorcas Copper

 

Lycaena dorcas castro

(Reakirt, 1866)

Dorcas Copper

[= sangremar]

Lycaena dospassosi

McDunnough, 1940

Dos Passos' Copper

 

Lycaena helloides

(Boisduval, 1852)

Purplish Copper

 

Lycaena nivalis nivalis

(Boisduval, 1869)

Lilac-bordered Copper

 

Lycaena nivalis

(Boisduval, 1869) (W Cascadian
segregate)

Lilac-bordered Copper

[nr. bichroma]

Lycaena nivalis bichroma

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Lilac-bordered Copper

 

Lycaena nivalis warnermontana

J. Emmel & Pratt, 1998

Lilac-bordered Copper

 

Lycaena nivalis

(Boisduval, 1869) (NE Oregon
segregate)

Lilac-bordered Copper

[nr. warnermontana]

Lycaena nivalis praetexta

Austin, 1998

Lilac-bordered Copper

 

Lycaena nivalis browni

dos Passos, 1938

Lilac-bordered Copper

 

Lycaena mariposa mariposa

(Reakirt, 1866)

Mariposa Copper

 

Lycaena mariposa

(Reakirt, 1866) (W Siskiyou
segregate)

Mariposa Copper

W Siskiyous, Josephine Co., OR

Lycaena mariposa charlottensis

(W. Holland, 1930)

Mariposa Copper

 

Lycaena mariposa penroseae

W. D. Field, 1938

Mariposa Copper