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77a0964 – 4603.2   Oeneis philipi Troubridge, 1988
Distribution Data for Oeneis philipi
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Distribution: Type locality: Yukon Territory, km 1 Dempster Hway at Klondike River, 460m.
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Synonymy: Oeneis philipi Troubridge, 1988
Oeneis lafontainei Kral, 1987
Oeneis rosovi of authors not Kurentzov, 1960
Taxonomic Notes: Oeneis philipi Troubridge, 1988 includes as synonyms Oeneis rosovi of authors not Kurentzov, 1960 and Oeneis polixenes yukonensis form lafontainei Kral, 1987, nomen nudum, an unavailable infrasubspecific name inadvertently described in a sales advertisement - Pelham, J.P., 2012 [13-IV-2021].
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  • Kral, T.W., 1987. News of the Lepidopterists’ Society, 29(6): 86.
  • Pelham, J.P., 2012. A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada. Butterflies of America. website [13-IV-2021]
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America
  • Troubridge, J.T. & D.K. Parshall, 1988. A review of the Oeneis Polixenes (Fabricius) (Lepidoptera: Satyrinae) complex in North America. The Canadian Entomologist , 120(7): 679-696.

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