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77a0045 – 3870.1   Epargyreus huachuca Dixon, 1955
Distribution Data for Epargyreus huachuca
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Distribution: AZ, NM, NV.
Type locality (huachuca): Cochise Co., AZ.
Type locality (profugus): Clark Co., NV.
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Synonymy: Epargyreus huachuca Dixon, 1955
Epargyreus profugus Austin, 1998
Papilio clarus of authors, not Cramer, 1775
Taxonomic Notes: Epargyreus huachuca Dixon, 1955, formerly a subspecies of Papilio clarus Cramer, 1775, is rasied to full species status with profugus Austin, 1998 as a subspecies in Zhang et al. (2020).
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  • 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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