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77a0753 – 4459.3   Argynnis nausicaa Edwards, 1874
Distribution Data for Argynnis nausicaa
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Synonymy: Argynnis nausicaa Edwards, 1874
Speyeria elko Austin, 1984
Speyeria greyi Moeck, 1950
Speyeria viola dos Passos & Grey, 1945
Speyeria tetonia dos Passos & Grey, 1945
Speyeria conquista dos Passos & Grey, 1945
Argynnis chitone Edwards, 1879
Speyeria wasatchia dos Passos & Grey, 1945
Speyeria schellbachi Garth, 1949
Argynnis electa Edwards, 1878
Argynnis cornelia Edwards, 1892
Argynnis nikias Ehrmann, 1917
Speyeria dorothea Moeck, 1947
Speyeria capitanensis Holland, 1988
Argynnis nausicaa Edwards, 1874
Argynnis arizonensis Elwes, 1889
Taxonomic Notes: Argynnis nausicaa Edwards, 1874, formerly a subspecies of 4459.1 Argynnis hesperis (Edwards, 1864), is raised to full species status in Zhang et al. (2022).
  • 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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