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Species Electrostrymon guzanta - Orange-crescent Groundstreak - Hodges#4352.1

Orange-crescent Groundstreak  - Electrostrymon guzanta Orange-crescent Groundstreak - Electrostrymon guzanta Butterfly - Electrostrymon guzanta
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Lycaenidae (Blues, Coppers, Hairstreaks, Harvesters)
Subfamily Theclinae (Hairstreaks)
Tribe Eumaeini
Genus Electrostrymon
Species guzanta (Orange-crescent Groundstreak - Hodges#4352.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Thecla Guzanta Schaus, 1902
Explanation of Names
Electrostrymon guzanta (Schaus)
Ziegleria guzanta (Schaus)
w. and s. TX to Nicaragua - Map - (BOA, MPG)
Print References
Warren, A.D., D.J. Hanson, E. Knudson & C. Bordelon. 2004. Ziegleria guzanta (Schaus, 1902): A New Hairstreak for Texas and the U.S. News of the Lepidopterists' Society 46(1): 28-30, 27.