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77a0934 – 4576   Neonympha areolatus (Smith, 1797)
Distribution Data for Neonympha areolatus
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Synonymy: Papilio areolatus Smith, 1797
Oreas helicta Hübner, [1808]
Papilio Satyrus phocion Fabricius, 1793
Neonympha septentrionalis Davis, 1924
Neonympha dadeensis Gatrelle, 1999
Taxonomic Notes: Neonympha areolatus (Smith, 1797) includes as a synonym 4576.1 Neonympha helicta (Hübner, [1808]) in Pelham, Cat. Butterflies US and Can. [revised 2-I-2021] following Calhoun (2018), News Lepid. Soc. 60(4): 159-163.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Pelham, J.P., 2021. A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada. Butterflies of America. website [revised 2-I-2021]
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America

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