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77a0856 – 4508.1   Chlosyne chinatiensis (Tinkham, 1944)
Distribution Data for Chlosyne chinatiensis
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Distribution: Type locality (chinatiensis): Presidio Co., TX.
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Synonymy: Melitaea chinatiensis Tinkham, 1944
Taxonomic Notes: Chlosyne chinatiensis (Tinkham, 1944), formerly a subspecies of 4508 Chlosyne theona (Ménétriés, 1855), is raised to full species status in Zhang et al. (2020).
  • 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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