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77a0209 – 4049.1   Atalopedes huron (Edwards, 1863)
Distribution Data for Atalopedes huron
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Distribution: Type locality (huron): Evanston, Cook Co., IL.
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Synonymy: Hesperia huron Edwards, 1863
Hesperia amphissa Plötz, 1883
Hesperia augustus Plötz, 1883
Pamphila kedema Butler, 1870
Taxonomic Notes: Atalopedes huron (Edwards, 1863) is raised from synonymy of 4049 Atalopedes campestris (Boisduval, 1852) to full species status in Zhang et al. (2022).
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  • 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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