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77a0314 – 4008   Copaeodes edwardsii (Barnes, 1897)
Distribution Data for Copaeodes edwardsii
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Synonymy: Thymelicus edwardsii Barnes, 1897
Taxonomic Notes: Copaeodes edwardsii (Barnes, 1897) is transferred from the genus Oarisma in Pelham (2022) [revised 2 February 2022]. Zhang et al. (2019) determined that Copaeodes and Oarisma are congeneric. Pelham's treatment resolves monophyly and preserves these two genera.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Pelham, J.P., 2022. A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada. Butterflies of America. website [revised 2 February 2022]
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America
  • Zhang, J., Q. Cong, J. Shen, P. Opler & N.V. Grishin, 2019. Changes to North American butterfly names. Taxonomic Report of the International Lepidoptera Survey, 8(2): 1-12.

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