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Libytheana carinenta streckeri Austin & J. Emmel, 1998
(American Snout)

Type Specimens
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Larval Foodplants and Habitats
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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

SW USA (W TX to CA), far NW Mexico, strays far N

Synonymy

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

Genus Libytheana Michener, 1943

Am. Mus. Novit. (1232): 1, figs. 4-6 (genitalia of type-species). Type-species: Libythea bachmanii Kirtland, 1851, Family Visitor 2(76): 189, illustr. (= Papilio carinenta Cramer, 1777, Uitl. Kapellen 2(9): 18, pl. 108, figs. E, F; (16): 148 (index); subspecies), by original designation.

 

Libytheana carinenta (Cramer, 1777)

Uitl. Kapellen 2(9): 18, pl. 108, figs. E ♂ D, F ♂ V; (16): 148 (index).

Original Combination: Pap[ilio]. Nymph[alis]. Phaler[ata]. Carinenta

Type Locality: “Surinamen” “Suriname”

Types: Type(s) probably lost.

 

Libytheana carinenta streckeri Austin & J. Emmel, 1998

Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (42): 511.

Original Combination: Libytheana carinenta streckeri

Austin and J. Emmel adopted Libythea bachmanii larvata form streckeri W. D. Field, 1938, to represent a subspecies-level taxon, with the same data (Code Articles 10.2, 45.5.1).

                         =    ‡”streckeri” (W. D. Field, 1938)

J. Kans. Entomol. Soc. 11(4): 126.

Original Combination: [Libythea bachmanii larvata] [f.] streckeri

Type Locality: “Donna, Texas” [Hidalgo County]

Types: “Holotype” in USNM.

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