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77a0807 – 4433.1   Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)
Distribution Data for Aglais io
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Synonymy: Papilio Nymphalis io Linnaeus, 1758
Vanessa calorefacta Urech, 1897
Vanessa cyanosticta Raynor, 1903
Vanessa dyophtalmica Garbini, 1883
Vanessa exoculata Weymer, 1878
Vanessa fischeri Standfuss, 1892
Vanessa fulva Oudemans, 1905
Papilio ioides Ochsenheimer, 1807
Vanessa narses Schultz, 1899
Inachis oligoio Reuss, 1939
Vanessa pavo Stichel, 1902
Vanessa sardoa Staudinger, 1871
Vanessa veronensis Garbini, 1883
Taxonomic Notes: Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758) was introduced in the Montreal area about 1997, and has persisted at least up to 2015.
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