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Adelpha f. fessonia (Hewitson, 1847)
(Band-celled Sister)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

S TX, E & W Mexico to W Panama

Synonymy

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

Genus Adelpha Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (3): 42. Type-species: Papilio mesentina Cramer, 1777, Uitl. Kapellen 2(14): 102, pl. 162, figs. B, C; (16): 149 (index), by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 102, no. 20.

=    Heterochroa Boisduval, 1836

Spec. gén. Lépid. 1: pl. 8 [=4B], fig. 4. Type-species: Heterochroa serpa Boisduval, 1836, Spec. gén. Lépid. 1: pl. 8 [=4B], fig. 4, by monotypy.

 

Adelpha fessonia (Hewitson, 1847)

 

Adelpha fessonia fessonia (Hewitson, 1847)

Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. [1]20(133): 260-261, pl. 20, fig. 6 ♀ D.

Original Combination: Heterochroa Fessonia

Type Locality: “Honduras”

Types: Syntype (#Rh9817) in BMNH.

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