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Heliopyrgus sublinea (Schaus, 1902)
East-Mexican White-Skipper)

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S TX & E Mexico to Yucatan Peninsula


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

Genus Heliopyrgus Herrera, 1957

In: Herrera et al., Revta. chil. Entomol. 5: 154. Type-species: Syrichtus americanus Blanchard, 1852, in: Gay, Hist. fis. pol. Chile 7: 44, no. 2, pl. 3, fig. 10, by original designation. Austin and A. Warren (2001), Dugesiana 8(1): 4, resurrected this genus.


Heliopyrgus sublinea (Schaus, 1902)

Proc. U. S. Nat. Mus. 24(1262): 434.

Original Combination: Heliopetes sublinea

Type Locality: “Orizaba, Paso de San Juan, Mexico” [Veracruz]

Types: Holotype (#5992) in USNM.

Recorded from Texas by Basham et al. (2005), News Lepid. Soc. 47(1): 9-10, 6 figs.



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