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Boloria selene  ([Schiffermüller], 1775)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 188567

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Silver-bordered Fritillary [English]
    boloria à taches argentées [French]
    silverbordered fritillary [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                  SuperfamilyPapilionoidea Latreille, 1802 – butterflies, papillons  
                                     FamilyNymphalidae Rafinesque, 1815 – admirals, anglewings, brush-footed butterflies, checker-spots, crescent-spots, fritillaries, mourningclocks, purples, brushfoot butterflies, Brushfooted Butterflies  
                                        SubfamilyHeliconiinae Swainson, 1822 – Fritillaries, Heliconians  
                                           TribeArgynnini Swainson, 1833  
                                              SubtribeBoloriina B. Warren, dos Passos and Grey, 1946  
                                                 GenusBoloria Moore, 1900  
                                                    SubgenusBoloria (Clossiana) Reuss, 1920  
                                                       SpeciesBoloria selene ([Schiffermüller], 1775) – Silver-bordered Fritillary, boloria à taches argentées, silverbordered fritillary  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Subspecies Boloria selene albequina (W. Holland, 1928)  
                                                          Subspecies Boloria selene atrocostalis (Huard, 1927)  
                                                          Subspecies Boloria selene myrina (Cramer, 1777)  
                                                          Subspecies Boloria selene nebraskensis (W. Holland, 1928)  
                                                          Subspecies Boloria selene sabulocollis Kohler, 1977  
                                                          Subspecies Boloria selene selene ([Schiffermüller], 1775)  
                                                          Subspecies Boloria selene terraenovae (W. Holland, 1928) – silver bordered fritillary 
                                                          Subspecies Boloria selene tollandensis (W. Barnes and Benjamin, 1925)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Checklist of North American Butterflies, 2nd Edition, website (version 2)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: Produced by the North American Butterfly Association (NABA) Names Committee, and available online (with corrections) at (web page may not be identical to the printed edition)   
  Reference for: Boloria selene, Silver-bordered Fritillary [English]   
  Source: Common names of Insects in Canada, database (version 1999)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: Entomological Society of Canada / société d'entomologie du Canada   
  Reference for: silverbordered fritillary[English], boloria à taches argentées [French]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Boloria selene   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pelham, Jonathan P.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: A catalogue of the butterflies of the United States and Canada with a complete bibliography of the descriptive and systematic literature   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, vol. 40   
  Page(s): xiv + 658   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-4324   
  Notes: As noted in the Introduction, Pelham intentionally diverges from the Code's provisions on gender agreement (Articles 31 & 34), following original orthography instead   
  Reference for: Boloria selene   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  
    North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  






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