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Callophrys gryneus  (Hübner, 1819)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 777841

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Juniper Hairstreak [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  
                                     FamilyLycaenidae [Leach], 1815 – blues, coppers, gossamer-winged butterflies, hairstreaks, harvesters, Gossamer-wing Butterflies  
                                        SubfamilyTheclinae Swainson, 1831 – Hairstreaks  
                                           TribeEumaeini E. Doubleday, 1847  
                                              SubtribeEumaeina E. Doubleday, 1847  
                                                 GenusCallophrys Billberg, 1820  
                                                    SubgenusCallophrys (Mitoura) Scudder, 1872  
                                                       SpeciesCallophrys gryneus (Hübner, 1819) – Juniper Hairstreak  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus byrnei K. Johnson, 1976  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus castalis (W. H. Edwards, 1871)  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus chalcosiva Clench, 1981  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus gryneus (Hübner, 1819) – 'Olive' Juniper Hairstreak 
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus juniperaria (J. A. Comstock, 1925)  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus loki (Skinner, 1907) – 'Loki' Juniper Hairstreak 
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus mansfieldi (Tilden, 1951)  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus nelsoni (Boisduval, 1869) – 'Nelson's' Juniper Hairstreak 
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus plicataria K. Johnson, 1976  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus rosneri K. Johnson, 1976  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus siva (W. H. Edwards, 1874) – 'Siva' Juniper Hairstreak 
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus smilacis (Boisduval and Le Conte, 1835)  
                                                          Subspecies Callophrys gryneus sweadneri (F. Chermock, 1945) – 'Sweadner's' Juniper Hairstreak 

  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: Callophrys gryneus, Juniper Hairstreak [English]   
  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: Callophrys gryneus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  



  Comment: Pelham (2008:216-218) notes of Callophrys gryneus (Hübner, 1819), "There is no easy way to accommodate the diverse opinions on the specific arrangement in this complex (e.g., K. Johnson (1978), J. Lepid. Soc. 32(1): 3-19, Scott (1986), Butts. N. Am.: 373-374, Opler (1999), Field Guide W. Butts.: 217-219, A. Warren (2005), Butts. Ore.: 125-133)"  
    Pelham (2008:216-217) notes "Species-genus gender conformation is grynea"  



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