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Oeneis alpina excubitor Troubridge, Philip, Scott & J. Shepard, 1982
(Sentinel Arctic)

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Distribution: far NW NWT, YK, N AK

Synonymy

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

Genus Oeneis Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (4): 58. Type-species: Papilio norna Thunberg, 1791, Ins. Suec. (2): 36-37, pl. 2, figs. 11, [11a], by designation of Butler (1868), Entomol. Mon. Mag. 4(45): 196.

 

hora group Gorbunov, 2001

Butts. Russia Class.: 226.

 

Oeneis alpina Kurentsov, 1970

Butts. Far East USSR: 49, fig. 42(2) ♂ D&V (holotype); 50, key, fig. 44(1) ♂ genitalia; 74.

Original Combination: Oeneis alpina

Type Locality: “balds of the Omsukchan range (an eastern spur of Kolymsk range)” [Magadan Oblast, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Russia]

Types: Holotype in the IPBV, registered by Azarova (1986), Syst. Ecol. Lepid. Far East USSR: 124, no. 20.

            =    ostracon Korb, 1996

Vestn. Zool. 1996(4/5): 101.

Original Combination: Oeneis excubitor ostracon

Type Locality: “Magadan oblast, Palatka” [Magadan Oblast, Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, Russia]

Types: Holotype in ZIN.

Gorbunov (2001), Butts. Russia Class.: 237, noted that this taxon might be a synonym of O. m. magna Graeser, 1888. It is placed here provisionally until this possibility is investigated.

 

Oeneis alpina excubitor Troubridge, Philip, Scott & J. Shepard, 1982

Can. Entomol. 114(10): 881-882, figs. 1 ♂ D, 2 ♂ V (holotype); 3 ♂ D, 4 ♂ D, 5 ♀ D, 6 ♀ V, 7 ♀ D, 8 ♀ D, 9 ♂ genitalia.

Original Combination: Oeneis excubitor

Type Locality: “Yukon: Mt. Chambers, Ogilvie Mts., hilltop 4 km E., 1400 m”

Types: Holotype in CNC.

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