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Hesperiidae
770282.104086.1Atrytonopsis margarita (Skinner, 1913)
Distribution Data for Atrytonopsis margarita
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Taxonomic Notes: Atrytonopsis margarita (Skinner, 1913), treated as a subspecies of 4087 Atrytonopsis cestus (Edwards, 1884) in the 1983 Hodges Checklist and later synonymized with 4086 Atrytonopsis python (Edwards, 1882), is elevated to full species status, Jour. Lepid. Soc. 69(4): 275-292.
References
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Burns, J.M., 2015. Speciation in an Insular Sand Dune Habitat: Atrytonopsis (Hesperiidae: Hesperiinae) - Mainly from the Southwestern United States and Mexico - Off the North Carolina Coast. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 69(4): 275-292.

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