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Species Thorybes nevada - Hodges#3912

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Hesperiidae (Skippers)
Subfamily Eudaminae (Dicot Skippers)
Genus Thorybes (Cloudywings)
Species nevada (Thorybes nevada - Hodges#3912)
Hodges Number
3912
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Thorybes nevada Scudder, 1872
Eudamus mexicana of authors, not Herrich-Schäffer, 1869
Thorybes nevada nevada Scudder, 1872 (Thorybes)
Thorybes nevada aemilea (Skinner, 1893) (Eudamus)
Thorybes nevada blanca (Scott, 1981) (Eudamus)
Explanation of Names
Thorybes nevada Scudder, 1872, formerly a subspecies of Thorybes mexicana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1869) is raised to full species status with ananius Plötz, 1881 and blanca Scott, 1981 as synonyms in Zhang et al. (2020). T. mexicana is extralimital north of Mexico.
Range
See Butterflies of America for ranges.
Type locality (nevada): Sierra Nevada, CA.
Type locality (aemilea): Klamath Co., OR.
Type locality (blanca): Mono Co., CA.
Print References
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.