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Agathymus a. alliae (D. Stallings & Turner, 1957)
(Mojave Giant-Skipper)

Type Specimens photo collection:

Pinned Specimens photo collection:

Distribution and Larval Foodplants:

N Coconino Co., AZ


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

Genus Agathymus H. Freeman, 1959

Lepid. News 12(3/4): 82-83. Type-species: Megathymus neumoegeni W. H. Edwards, 1882, Papilio 2(2): 27-28, by original designation.


Agathymus alliae (D. Stallings & Turner, 1957)


Agathymus alliae alliae (D. Stallings & Turner, 1957)

Entomol. News 68(1): 1-4, pl. 1, top row ♀ D&V (holotype), 2nd row ♂ D&V, 3rd row, genitalia of both sexes.

Original Combination: Megathymus alliae

Type Locality: “15 miles west of Cameron, Arizona, el. 5000 ft.”; defined as “15 miles west of Cameron, Coconino Co., along canyon of Little Colorado River, el. 5000 ft., Arizona” by H. Freeman (1969), J. Lepid. Soc. 23(suppl. 1): 53.

Types: Holotype in PMNH.



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