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Lycaenidae
770535.004367.4Euphilotes ancilla (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)
Distribution Data for Euphilotes ancilla
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Synonymy: Philotes ancilla Barnes & McDunnough, 1918
Euphilotes barnesi Opler & Fisher, 2009
Euphilotes giulianii Pratt & Emmel, 1998
Euphilotes gilvatunica Austin, 1998
Euphilotes shieldsi Austin, 1998
Euphilotes purpura Austin, 1998
Euphilotes cryptica Austin & Boyd, 2008
Euphilotes pseudointermedia Pratt & Emmel, 1998
Taxonomic Notes: Euphilotes ancilla (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918), formerly a subspecies of 4367 Euphilotes enoptes (Boisduval, 1852), is treated as a full species in Pratt & Emmel (1998), Syst. W. N. Am. Butterflies (16): 213-215, and Warren (2005), Butterflies Ore.: 184-185.
References
  • Butterflies of America Species Page.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Kohler, S. & A.D. Warren, 2021. Review of Montana Euphilotes Mattoni, [1978], with descriptions of new taxa (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Polyommatinae). Taxonomic Report of the International Lepidoptera Survey, 9(4): 1-79.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net

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