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77a0855 – 4508   Chlosyne theona (Ménétriés, 1855)
Distribution Data for Chlosyne theona
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Distribution: Type locality (theona): Nicaragua.
Type locality (thekla): “So. Arizona”.
Type locality (bollii): “San Antonio, Texas” [Bexar County].
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Synonymy: Melitaea theona Ménétriés, 1855
Melitaea thekla Edwards, 1870
Melitaea benjamini Gunder, 1928
Melitaea bollii Edwards, 1877
Eresia perlula Felder & Felder, 1861
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