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77a0645 – 4379   Icaricia shasta (Edwards, 1862)
Distribution Data for Icaricia shasta
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Synonymy: Lycaena shasta Edwards, 1862
Plebejus comstocki Fox, 1924
Lycaena nivium Boisduval, 1869
Lycaena zelmira Felder & Felder, 1865
Lycaena calchas Behr, 1867
Icaricia pallidissima Austin, 1998
Agriades minnehaha Scudder, 1874
Plebejus browni Ferris, 1970
Plebejus charlestonensis Austin, 1980
Plebejus pitkinensis Ferris, 1976
Plebejus platazul Scott, 2006
Taxonomic Notes: Icaricia shasta (Edwards, 1862) was formerly in the genus Plebejus.
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