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77a0600 – 4356   Leptotes cassius (Cramer, 1775)
Distribution Data for Leptotes cassius
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Synonymy: Papilio Plebejus cassius Cramer, 1775
Lycaena theonus Lucas, 1857
Lycaena floridensis Morrison, 1873
Lycaena cassidula Boisduval, 1870
Lycaena striata Edwards, 1877
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Bálint, Z. & K. Johnson, 1995. Species diagnostics of the genus Leptotes in continental South America (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae). Reports of the Museum of Natural History, University of Wisconsin (Stevens Point), 44: 1-73.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America

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