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Calephelis nemesis australis (W. H. Edwards, 1877)
(Fatal Calephelis)

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Synonymy

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

Genus Calephelis Grote & Robinson, 1869

Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 2(3): 310-311. Type-species: Erycina virginiensis G. Gray, 1832, in Griffith, Cuvier's Anim. Kingd. 15(2): pl. 58, figs. 1, 1a (= Erycinia virginiensis Guérin-Méneville, [1832], Icon. Règne Anim. Cuvier (Ins.) 2(18): pl. 81, figs. 1, 1a; 3: 489 [1844]), by designation of I.C.Z.N. Opinion 755; the same Opinion placed this name on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology as name no. 1694.

      =    ‡Lephelisca W. Barnes & Lindsey, 1922

Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 15(1): 93. Type-species: Erycinia virginiensis Guérin-Méneville, [1831], Icon. Règne Anim. Cuvier (Ins.) 2(18): pl. 81, figs. 1, 1a; 3: 489 [1844], by original designation. I.C.Z.N. Opinion 755 placed this name on the Official Index of Rejected and Invalid Names in Zoology as name no. 1774.

 

Calephelis nemesis (W. H. Edwards, 1871)

Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 3(2): 205, 212, no. 13.

Original Combination: Charis Nemesis

Type Locality: “Arizona”; defined as “vicinity of Tucson, Pima Co., Arizona” by F. Brown (1968), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 94(2): 126-127.

Types: Holotype in CMNH, figured by F. Brown (1968), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 94(2): fig. 5 ♂ D&V.

 

Calephelis nemesis australis (W. H. Edwards, 1877)

Field & Forest 3(5): 87-88.

Original Combination: Charis Australis

Type Locality: “San Antonio” [Bexar County, Texas]

Types: Lectotype in CMNH, designated by McAlpine (1968), in: F. Brown, Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 94(2): 130, fig. 6 ♀ D&V.

                   =    guadeloupe (Strecker, [1878])

Lepid. Rhop. Het. (14): 131.

Original Combination: Charis Guadeloupe

Type Locality: Not stated; “vicinity of New Braunfels and San Antonio, Southwestern Texas” implied from the introductory text. [Comal and Bexar counties]

Types: Syntypes in FMNH.

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