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77a0927 – 4580   Paramacera allyni Miller, 1972
Distribution Data for Paramacera allyni
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Distribution: Holotype (allyni): USA : Arizona: Cochise Co.: Barfoot Park. 8000', Chiricahua Mtns.
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Synonymy: Paramacera allyni Miller, 1972
Neonympha xicaque of authors, not Reakirt, [1867]
Taxonomic Notes: Paramacera allyni Miller, 1972, treated by some authors as a synonym of [4580] Paramacera xicaque (Reakirt, [1867]), is treated as a full species in Pelham (2022) [revised 2 February 2022]. "True" xicaque is extralimital north of Mexico.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Miller, L.D., 1972. Revision of the Euptychiinae (Satyridae) Part I. Introduction and Paramacera Butler. Bulletin of the Allyn Museum, 8: 1-18.
  • Pelham, J.P., 2022. A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada. Butterflies of America. website [revised 2 February 2022]
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America
  • Zhang, J., Q. Cong, J. Shen, L. Song, R.J. Gott, P. Boyer, C.S. Guppy, S. Kohler, G. Lamas, P.A. Opler, N.V. Grishin, 2022. Taxonomic discoveries enabled by genomic analysis of butterflies. Taxonomic Report of the International Lepidoptera Survey, 10(7): 1-60.

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