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Boloria acrocnema  Gall and Sperling, 1980
Taxonomic Serial No.: 201288

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Uncompahgre fritillary Butterfly [English]
  Valid Name: Boloria improba acrocnema Gall and Sperling, 1980
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - original name/combination   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Boloria acrocnema   
  Source: U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species Program-12/09, website (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Reference for: Boloria acrocnema, Uncompahgre fritillary Butterfly [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gall, Lawrence F., and Felix A. H. Sperling  
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new high altitude species of Boloria from southwestern Colorado (Nymphalidae), with a discussion of phenetics and hierarchical decisions   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the Lepidopterists? Society, vol. 34, no. 2   
  Page(s): 231-252   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: original description   
  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 acrocnema   

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  Comment: As of 14 December 2009, the 'Uncompahgre fritillary Butterfly' (Boloria acrocnema) is listed as Endangered under the U.S. Endangered Species Act  



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