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Plebejus neurona (Skinner, 1902)
(Veined Blue)

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Synonymy

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

Genus Plebejus Kluk, 1780

Zwierz. Hist. Nat. Pocz. Gospod. 4: 89-92, no. 148. Type-species: Papilio argus Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (ed. 10) 1: 483, no. 152, by designation of Hemming (1933), Entomol. 66(845): 224. I.C.Z.N. Opinion 278 placed Plebejus on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology as name no. 705. This name has been spelled various ways; the spelling given in the Official List is the proper spelling by rule (Code Article 79.4.1). Bálint et al. (2001), Folia Entomol. Hung. 62: 177-184, discussed this issue.

 

Plebejus neurona (Skinner, 1902)

Entomol. News 13(1): 15.

Original Combination: Lycaena neurona

Type Locality: “Doble, San Bernardino County, Cal.” [California]

Types: Syntypes (#7047) in ANSP; one figured by W. Holland (1931), Butt. Book (rev. ed.): pl. 66, fig. 34 ♂ D.

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