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Oeneis jutta terraenovae dos Passos, 1935
(Jutta Arctic)

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(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.


polixenes group Gorbunov, 2001

Butts. Russia Class.: 226.


Oeneis jutta Hübner, [1806]

Samml. europ. Schmett. 1: 25, pl. Pap. [120] figs. 614 ♀ D, 615 ♀ V.

Original Combination: [Papilio] Papiliones I. Nymphales F. Jutta

Type Locality: “Lappland” [Lapland, Norway and Sweden]

Types: Type(s) probably lost.

Various Palaearctic “forms” and “aberrations” are not listed in this synonymy.

            =    timanica Sedykh, 1977

Geogr. Aspect. Conserv. Flora Faun. NE Europ. USSR: 103-104, no. 76.

Original Combination: Oeneis jutta timanica

Type Locality: “environs of Ukhta” [Komi Autonomous Republic, Russia]

Types: Syntypes in the ZIN.


Oeneis jutta terraenovae dos Passos, 1935 (emended)

Can. Entomol. 67(4): 84-85.

Original Combination: Oeneis jutta terrae-novae

Type Locality: “Doyles Station, Newfoundland” [Newfoundland and Labrador]

Types: Holotype in AMNH.



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