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Anartia chrysopelea Hübner, [1831]
(Cuban Peacock)

Pinned Specimens photo collection:


 

Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

Cuba & Isla de Juventud, rare stray to S FL

Synonymy

Genus Anartia Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (3): 33. Type-species: Papilio jatrophae Linnaeus 1763, in: Johansson, Cent. Ins. Rar.: 25, no. 73, by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 111, no. 73.

=    Celoena Boisduval, 1870

Consid. Lépid. Guat.: 38. Type-species: Papilio fatima Fabricius, 1793, Entomol. Syst. 3(1): 81, no. 252, by monotypy.

‡Celaena E. Doubleday, 1849

In: Gen. diurn. Lepid. (1)(26): 214. Type-species: Papilio fatima Fabricius, 1793, Entomol. Syst. 3(1): 81, no. 252, by designation of Hemming (1941), J. Soc. Bibl. Nat. Hist. 1(11): 425-426. Proposed in synonymy; a nomen nudum.

=    Anartiella Fruhstorfer, 1907

Int. Entomol. Z. 1(16): 112. Type-species: Vanessa lytrea Godart, 1819, in: Enc. méth. 9(Ins.)(1): (291), 299, no. 7, by monotypy.

 

Anartia chrysopelea Hübner, [1831]

Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 3: pl. [95], figs. 547 ♀ D, 548 ♀ V [1824]; 34, no. 274 ([1831], name given).

Original Combination: Anartia Chrysopelea

Type Locality: “Cuba”; defined as “Cuba, La Habana” by Silberglied et al. (1979), Psyche 86(2/3): 228.

Types: Type(s) probably lost.

Recorded from Key West, Monroe County, Florida, by Anderson (1974), J. Lepid. Soc. 28(4): 356, fig. 3.

            =    eurytis Fruhstorfer, 1907

Int. Entomol. Z. 1(16): 112.

Original Combination: [Anartiella] lytrea eurytis

Type Locality: Not stated; suggested to be “Haiti?, Puerto Rico(?)” by Silberglied et al. (1979), Psyche 86(2/3): 228.

Types: Holotype may be in BMNH or MNHP.

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