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77a0285 – 3995   Nastra fusca (Grote & Robinson, 1867)
Distribution Data for Nastra fusca
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Distribution: Type locality (fusca): USA: GA & FL.
Type locality (neamathla): Florida.
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Synonymy: Hesperia fusca Grote & Robinson, 1867
Lerodea neamathla Skinner & Williams, 1923
Taxonomic Notes: Nastra fusca (Grote & Robinson, 1867), formerly a synonym of 3993 N. lherminier (Latreille, [1824]), is raised to full species status with 3995 N. neamathla (Skinner & Williams, 1923) as a new synonym in Zhang et al. (2022).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America
  • Zhang, J., Q. Cong, J. Shen, L. Song, R.J. Gott, P. Boyer, C.S. Guppy, S. Kohler, G. Lamas, P.A. Opler, N.V. Grishin, 2022. Taxonomic discoveries enabled by genomic analysis of butterflies. Taxonomic Report of the International Lepidoptera Survey, 10(7): 1-60.

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