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Parapedaliodes Forster 1964

Parapedaliodes parepa (Hewitson 1862)

Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Pronophilina


A monobasic genus from the central Andes of Ecuador and Peru. Viloria et al. (2008) note that this species is the only member of the Pedaliodes genus-group known to exhibit intergradation between parapatric geographical races.

Other Names for Parapedaliodes parepa (Hewitson 1862)


Lamas G ed. 2004. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.

Viloria, A. L., Miller, L. D., Miller, J. Y. & Pyrcz, T. W. 2008. Reassessment of Parapedaliodes Forster and Neopedaliodes Viloria, L. D. Miller & J. Y. Miller, with descriptions of new taxa (Nymphalidae: Satyrinae). Bulletin of the Allyn Museum 151, 1-43.

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