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Euphilotes pallescens confusa Pratt & J. Emmel, 1998
(Pallid Blue)

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Synonymy

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

Genus Euphilotes Mattoni, [1978]

J. Res. Lepid. 16(4): 224-225. Type-species: Lycaena enoptes Boisduval, 1852, Annls. Soc. Entomol. Fr. (2)10(2): 298, no. 36, by original designation.

 

rita complex Pratt & J. Emmel, 1998

Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (17): 271.

 

Euphilotes pallescens (Tilden & Downey, 1955)

Pratt and J. Emmel (1998), Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (17): 271, treated this as a species-level taxon.

Bull. South. Calif. Acad. Sci. 54(1): 25-26, pl. 11 figs. 1 ♂ valve, 3 ♂ genitalia (holotype), pl. 12 figs. 4 ♂ D (holotype), 5 ♀ D, 6 ♀ V.

Original Combination: Philotes pallescens

Type Locality: “Little Granite Mountain, Dugway Proving Grounds, Tooele County, Utah”

Types: Holotype in CAS.

 

Euphilotes pallescens confusa Pratt & J. Emmel, 1998

Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (17): 271-272, figs. 1 ♂ D, 2 ♂ V (holotype); 3 ♀ D, 4 ♀ V.

Original Combination: Euphilotes pallescens confusa

Type Locality: “California: Inyo Co., Rest Spring, 6,640', Cottonwood Mts., Death Valley Nat. Monument”

Types: Holotype in LACM.

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