areolatus (J. E. Smith, 1797)
Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
(From: A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada, Jonathan P. Pelham)
Genus Neonympha Hübner, 1818
Zutr. Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 8, no. 4. Type-species: Papilio areolatus J. E. Smith, 1797, in: Smith & Abbot, Ins. Georgia 1: 25, pl. 13, by designation of Hemming (1937), Proc. R. Entomol. Soc. Lond. (B)6(8): 150.
Neonympha areolatus (J. E. Smith, 1797)
In: Smith & Abbot, Ins. Georgia 1: 25-26, pl. 13, figs. ♂ D, ♀ D, ♀ V, larva, pupa.
Original Combination: Papilio Areolatus
Type Locality: “Georgia” implied from notes to the original drawing by John Abbot; neotype from “Pine Barrens Road, Chatham County, Georgia.”
Types: Described, at least in part, from a John Abbot drawing. The specimens upon which this drawing was based are probably lost. Neotype in MGCL, designated by Gatrelle (1999), Tax. Rept. Int. Lepid. Surv. 1(8): 5, fig. 1 ♂ V.
Genus-species gender conformation is areolata.
= ‡phocion (Fabricius, 1793)
Entomol. Syst. 3(1): 218-219, no. 683.
Original Combination: P[apilio]. S[atyri]. Phocion
Type locality: Not stated; Butler (1868), Cat. Sat. Brit. Mus.: 37, listed “United States.”
Types: Type(s) probably lost.
Preoccupied by Papilio phocion Fabricius, 1781, Spec. Ins. 2: 138.