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Oeneis nevadensis iduna (W. H. Edwards, 1874)
(Great Arctic)

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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.

 

bore group Gorbunov, 2001

Butts. Russia Class.: 226.

 

Oeneis nevadensis (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1867)

Reise Novara Zool. (3): 489-490, no. 845, pl. 69, figs. 4 ♂ D, 5 ♂ V.

Original Combination: Chionobas Nevadensis

Type Locality: “California: Sierra Nevada (Lorquin)”; defined as “Little Volcano Mountain, ca. 7 air miles southeast of Quincy, Plumas County, California” by J. Emmel et al. (1998), Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (5): 88.

Types: Lectotype in BMNH, designated by J. Emmel et al. (1998), Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (5): 88. figs. 10 ♂ D, 11 ♂ V.

This name was listed, but not described, by Behr (1864), Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. [1]3(11): 163; it is a nomen nudum.

=    californica (Boisduval, 1869)

Annls. Soc. Entomol. Belg. 12: 62, no. 60.

Original Combination: Chionobas californica

Type Locality: “dans les hautes montagnes à la limite des neiges”; defined as “Little Volcano Mountain, ca. 7 air miles southeast of Quincy, Plumas County, California” by J. Emmel et al. (1998), Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (2): 34.

Types: Lectotype in USNM, designated by J. Emmel et al. (1998), Syst. W. N. Am. Butts. (2): 34, figs. 264 ♂ D, 265 ♂ V.

 

Oeneis nevadensis iduna (W. H. Edwards, 1874)

Butts. N. Am. 2(1): [275-277], pl. Chionobas 1, figs. 1 ♂ D, 2 ♂ V, 3 ♀ D, 4 ♀ V.

Original Combination: Chionobas Iduna

Type Locality: “Mendocino County” [California]

Types: Lectotype in CMNH, designated by F. Brown (1964),Trans. Am. Entomol. Soc. 90(4): 392, fig. 25 ♂ D&V; figured by W. Holland (1931), Butt. Book (rev. ed.): pl. 62, figs. 6 ♂ V.

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