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Lycorea halia atergatis E. Doubleday [1847]
(Tiger Mimic-Queen)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

continental; S TX (rare stray) to N South America, [St. Lucia]

Synonymy

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

  Genus Lycorea E. Doubleday, 1847

In: Gen. diurn. Lepid. (1)(9): pl. 16, fig. 1; (10): 105. Type-species: Lycorea atergatis E. Doubleday, 1847, in: Gen. diurn. Lepid. (1)(9): pl. 16, fig. 1; (10): 106 (= Euiedes halia Hübner, 1816, Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (1): 11, no. 31; subspecies), by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 210, no. 650.

      =    ‡Lycorella Hemming, 1933

Entomol. 66(845): 222. Type-species: Lycorea atergatis E. Doubleday, 1847, in: Gen. diurn. Lepid. (1)(9): pl. 16, fig. 1; (10): 106 (= Euiedes halia Hübner, 1816, Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (1): 11, no. 31; subspecies), as a replacement name. Proposed to replace Lycorea E. Doubleday, [1847], erroneously thought preoccupied; a junior objective synonym of Lycorea.

=    Ituna E. Doubleday, 1847

In: Gen. diurn. Lepid. (1)(9): pl. 17, fig. 1 1847; (12): 113-114. Type-species: Ituna phenarete E. Doubleday, 1847, in: Gen. diurn. Lepid. (1)(9): pl. 17, fig. 1; (12): 114, no. 2 (= Papilio ilione Cramer, 1775, Uitl. Kapellen 1(3): 42, pl. 26, figs. G, H; (8): 153 (index)), by monotypy.

 

Lycorea halia (Hübner, 1816)

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (1): 11, no. 31; cited Papilio ceres Cramer, 1776, Uitl. Kapellen 1(8): 141, pl. 90, fig. A; (8): 152 (index); figured by Hübner [1825], Samml. exot. Schmett. 2: pl. [3].

Original Combination: E[ueides]. Halia

Proposed to replace Papilio ceres Cramer, 1776, with the same data (Code Article 60.3).

                   =    ‡ceres (Cramer, 1776)

Uitl. Kapellen 1(8): 141, pl. 90, fig. A ♂ D; (8): 152 (index).

Original Combination: Pap[ilio]. Helicon[ius]. Ceres

Type Locality: “Surinamen” “Suriname”

Types: Type(s) probably lost.

Preoccupied by Papilio ceres Fabricius, 1775, Syst. Entomol.: 504, no. 257. d’Almeida (1944), Pap. avulsos Dept. Zool. Sec. Agr. (São Paulo) 4(3): 62, designated a “neotype.” This designation is not in accordance with Code Articles 75.2 and 75.3.

 

Lycorea halia atergatis E. Doubleday, 1847

In: Gen. diurn. Lepid. (1)(9): pl. 16, fig. 1 ♂ D; (10): 106, no. 4.

Original Combination: Lycorea Atergatis

Type Locality: “Venezuela”

Types: Syntype (#6809 ♂) in BMNH.

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