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77a0752 – 4459.2   Argynnis irene Boisduval, 1869
Distribution Data for Argynnis irene
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Synonymy: Argynnis irene Boisduval, 1869
Argynnis irene Boisduval, 1869
Speyeria hanseni Emmel, Emmel & Mattoon, 1998
Argynnis cottlei Comstock, 1925
Argynnis dodgei Gunder, 1931
Taxonomic Notes: Argynnis irene Boisduval, 1869, formerly a subspecies of 4459.1 Argynnis hesperis (Edwards, 1864), is raised to full species status in Zhang et al. (2022).
  • 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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