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Cyllopsis pertepida dorothea (Nabokov, 1942)
(Canyonland Gemmed-Satyr)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:

SE NV, S & C UT, S & C CO, far W OK, N & C NM, N & C AZ


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

Genus Cyllopsis R. Felder, 1869

Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 19: 474. Type-species: Cyllopsis hedemanni R. Felder, 1869, Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 19: 474, no. 29, by monotypy.


Cyllopsis pertepida (Dyar, 1912)

Proc. U. S. Nat. Mus. 42(1885): 39.

Original Combination: Euptychia pertepida

Type Locality: “Mexico City, Mexico” [Distrito Federal]

Types: Lectotype (#13852) in USNM, designated by L. Miller (1974), Bull. Allyn Mus. (20): 81.


Cyllopsis pertepida dorothea (Nabokov, 1943)

Psyche 49(3/4): 61, 62-66, fig. 2, venation; cited W. H. Edwards (1888), Butts. N. Am. 3(2): pl. Neonympha 1, mixed series (see C. p. henshawi above), and W. Holland (1898), Butt. Book, pl. 25, fig. 8 ♂ D; both as henshawi.

Original Combination: Neonympha dorothea/Neonympha dorothea dorothea

Type Locality: “Grand Cañon, Ariz., South Rim” [Coconino County, Arizona]

Types: Holotype in MCZ.

                   =    edwardsi (Nabokov, 1943)

Psyche 49(3/4): 66-67.

Original Combination: Neonympha dorothea edwardsi

Type Locality: “Gila Co., Arizona”

Types: Holotype in MCZ.



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