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Hamadryas g. glauconome (H. Bates, 1864)
(Glaucous Cracker)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

E & S Mexico to Costa Rica

Synonymy

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

Genus Hamadryas Hübner, [1806]

Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pl. [47]. Type-species: Papilio amphinome Linnaeus, 1767, Syst. Nat. (ed. 12) 1(2): 779-780, no. 176, by monotypy.

      =    ‡Apatura [Illiger], [1807]

Allg. Lit.-Zeit. 2(303): 1181. Type-species: Papilio amphinome Linnaeus, 1767, Syst. Nat. (ed. 12) 1(2): 779-780, no. 176, by monotypy. I.C.Z.N. Opinion 232 suppressed this name and placed on the Official Index of Rejected and Invalid Generic Names in Zoology as name no. 37.

=    Ageronia Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (3): 42. Type-species: Papilio chloe Stoll, 1787, Aanhangs. Werk Uitl. Kapellen Pieter Cramer (1): 22, pl. 5, figs. 1, 1a; (3): 182 (index), by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 104-105, no. 34.

      =    ‡Philocala Billberg, 1820

Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb.: 79. Type-species: Papilio amphinome Linnaeus, 1767, Syst. Nat. (ed. 12) 1(2): 779-780, no. 176, by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 248, no. 851. A junior objective synonym of Hamadryas.

=    Peridromia Lacordaire, 1833

Annls. Soc. Entomol. Fr. [1]2: 392. Type-species: Papilio arethusa Cramer, 1775, Uitl. Kapellen 1(7): 122-123, pl. 77, figs. E, F; (8): 151 (index) (= Papilio laodamia Cramer, 1777, Uitl. Kapellen 2(11): 49, pl. 130, fig. A; (16): 149 (index); homonym), by designation of Lamas (1980), J. Lepid. Soc. 34(2): 85.

      =    ‡Peridromia Boisduval, [1836]

Spec. gén. Lépid. 1: pl. 23 [= 7C], fig. 5. Type-species: Papilio arethusa Cramer, 1775, Uitl. Kapellen 1(7): 122, pl. 77, figs. E, F; (8): 151 (index) (= Papilio laodamia Cramer, 1777, Uitl. Kapellen 2(11): 49, pl. 130, fig. A; (16): 149 (index); homonym), by monotypy. Preoccupied by Peridromia Lacordaire, 1833, Annls. Soc. Entomol. Fr. [1]2: 392.

=    Amphichlora C. Felder, 1861

Nova Acta Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. germ. Nat. Cur. 28(3): 19, under Ageronia, no. 37. Type-species: Papilio feronia Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (ed. 10) 1: 473, no. 95, by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 109-110, no. 63.

 

Hamadryas glauconome (H. Bates, 1864)

 

Hamadryas glauconome glauconome (H. Bates, 1864)

Entomol. Mon. Mag. 1(5): 114-115, no. 48.

Original Combination: Ageronia Glauconome

Type Locality: “Guatemala, interior”; syntype from “Verapaz.”

Types: Syntype (#Rh9258) in BMNH; figured by Jenkins (1983), Bull. Allyn Mus. (81): 36, figs. 29 ♂ D, 30 ♂ V.

Recorded from Texas by Bordelon & Knudsen (2009), News Lepid. Soc. 51(1): 5, 8, figs. 5 ♂ D, 6 ♂ V.

                   =    oenoe (Boisduval, 1870)

Consid. Lépid. Guat.: 26-27.

Original Combination: Ageronia Oenoe

Type Locality: “Costa-Rica...Yukatan”; syntype from “Yukatan.” [Yucatán, Mexico]

Types: Syntype in BMNH.

                   =    megala (Fruhstorfer, 1914)

In: Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 5(192): pl. 105b, fig. [5] ♀ D (actually a ♂) (1914) (as glauconome; (206): 540 (1916).

Original Combination: [Ageronia februa] megala

Type Locality: “südlichen Mexiko”

Types: Location of type(s) not known (Fruhstorfer collection).

‡”aenoe” (E. Doubleday, 1847)

In: Gen. diurn. Lepid. 1(8): 83.

Original Combination: Ag[eronia]. Ænoë

Proposed without description or indication; a nomen nudum.

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