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Gyrocheilus patrobas tritonia (W. H. Edwards, 1874)
(Red-bordered Satyr)

Pinned Specimens
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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:

C & SE AZ, SW NM, far W TX, NW Mexico


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

  Genus Gyrocheilus Butler, 1867

Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (3)20(118): 267, fig. 3. Type-species: Pronophila patrobas Hewitson, 1862, Trans. Entomol. Soc. Lond. (3)1(1): 16, pl. 6, figs. 40, 41, by original designation.


Gyrocheilus patrobas (Hewitson, 1862)

Trans. Entomol. Soc. Lond. (3)1(1): 16, no. 38, pl. 6, figs. 40 ♂ D, 41 ♂ V.

Original Combination: Pronophila Patrobas

Type Locality: “Mexico”

Types: Syntypes in BMNH.


Gyrocheilus patrobas tritonia W. H. Edwards, 1874

Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 5(1): 18; figured by W. H. Edwards (1889), Butts. N. Am. 3(7): pl. Gyrocheilus 1, figs. 1 ♂ D, 2 ♂ V, 3 ♀ D, 4 ♀ V.

Original Combination: Geirochilus [sic!] Tritonia

Type Locality: “White Mountains, Arizona”

Types: Lectotype in CMNH, designated by F. Brown (1964), Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 90(4): 410, fig. 34, ♂ D&V.



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