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77a0500 – 4309.1   Cyanophrys herodotus (Fabricius, 1793)
Distribution Data for Cyanophrys herodotus
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Synonymy: Hesperia herodotus Fabricius, 1793
Cyanophrys amyntoides d'Abrera, 1995
Cyanophrys amyntoides Johnson & Le Crom, 1997
Papilio amyntor of authors not Cramer, [1775]
Plesiocyanophrys brazilensis Johnson & Kruse, 1997
Cyanophrys braziliensis d'Abrera, 1995
Cyanophrys circumcyanophrys d'Abrera, 1995
Cyanophrys descimoni Johnson & Le Crom, 1997
Thecla detesta Clench, 1946
Thecla lucania Hewitson, 1868
Thecla sicrana Jones, 1912
Cyanophrys sicranoides d'Abrera, 1995
Cyanophrys sullivani Johnson & Kruse, 1997
Taxonomic Notes: Cyanophrys herodotus (Fabricius, 1793) is now recognized within the North American fauna. A specimen reported from Texas as Cyanophrys amyntor by Poole & Gentili (1996) was re-determined as herodotus in Pelham (2008).
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