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77a0344 – 4151.1   Megathymus violae Stallings & Turner, 1956
Distribution Data for Megathymus violae
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Distribution: Type locality (violae): Eddy Co., NM.
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Taxonomic Notes: Megathymus violae Stallings & Turner, 1956, formerly a subspecies of 4151 Megathymus ursus Poling, 1902, is raised to full species status in Zhang et al. (2020).
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America
  • Zhang, J., Q. Cong, J. Shen, P.A. Opler, N.V. Grishin, 2020. Genomic evidence suggests further changes of butterfly names. Taxonomic Report of the International Lepidoptera Survey, 8(7): 1-41.

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