Sinonympha avinoffi described in PalaeonymphaAndrew V. Z. Brower
IntroductionA poorly-known species from southern central China, perhaps related to Palearctic Coenonympha. Harris et al. (2010) rediscovered Schaus' old types in the Smithsonian collection and synonymized Lee's (1974) specific epithet.
Harris, B., Lamas, G.,Robbins, R.K. 2010. Identity of Palaeonympha avinoffi Schaus, a satyrine butterfly from China (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae). Acta Zootaxonomica Sinica 35: 680-681.
Lee, C. 1974. Some new species of Rhopalocera from China. IV. Acta Entomol. Sinica 17: 201-204.
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