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Dryas i. iulia (Fabricius, 1775)
(Julia)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

Mona, Puerto Rico, Tortola, St. John, St. Thomas, St. Croix

Synonymy

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


Genus Dryas Hübner, [1807]

Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pls. [43], [44]. Type-species: Papilio iulia Fabricius, 1775, Syst. Entomol.: 509-510, no. 281, by designation of Hemming (1934), Entomol. 66(844): 197.

=    Alcionea Rafinesque, 1815

Analyse Nat.: 127, no. 19. Type-species: Papilio alcionea Cramer, 1779, Uitl. Kapellen 3(18): 38, pl. 215, figs. A; (24): 173 (index) (= Papilio iulia Fabricius, 1775, Syst. Entomol.: 509-510, no. 281; subspecies), by tautonymy.

      =    ‡Colaenis Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (2): 31-32, no. 5. Type-species: Papilio iulia Fabricius, 1775, Syst. Entomol.: 509-510, no. 281, by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci. 10(2): 146, no. 280. A junior objective synonym of Dryas.

 

Dryas iulia (Fabricius, 1775)

Syst. Entomol.: 509-510, no. 281.

Original Combination: P[apilio]. N[ymphalis]. P[halerata]. Iulia

Type Locality: “America”

Types: Lectotype in BMNH, designated by Wetherbee (1991), Two Cent. Expl. Hispaniola Butts.: 18.

            =    juncta W. Comstock, 1944

Sci. Surv. Puerto Rico & Virgin Is. 12(4): 441-443, fig. 3 venation, pl. 6, fig. 1 ♂ D.

Original Combination: Dryas julia juncta

Type Locality: “Adjuntas, Porto Rico” [Puerto Rico]

Types: Holotype in AMNH.

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