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Euphydryas editha quino  (Behr, 1863)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 779299

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Euphydryas editha wrighti Gunder, 1929
 
    Melitaea augusta W. H. Edwards, 1890
 
    Euphydryas editha augusta (W. H. Edwards, 1890)
 
  Common Name(s): Quino checkerspot Butterfly [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               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  
                                        SubfamilyNymphalinae Rafinesque, 1815 – True Brushfoots  
                                           TribeMelitaeini Newman, 1870  
                                              SubtribeEuphydryina Higgins, 1976  
                                                 GenusEuphydryas Scudder, 1872  
                                                    SubgenusEuphydryas (Euphydryas) Scudder, 1872  
                                                       SpeciesEuphydryas editha (Boisduval, 1852) – Edith's Checkerspot  
                                                          SubspeciesEuphydryas editha quino (Behr, 1863) – Quino checkerspot Butterfly  
       

 References
       
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  Source: U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species Program-12/09, website (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: http://www.fws.gov/endangered/   
  Reference for: Euphydryas editha quino, Quino checkerspot Butterfly [English]   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
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  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: Euphydryas editha quino   
       

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

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: As of 14 December 2009, the 'Quino checkerspot Butterfly' (Euphydryas editha quino) is listed as Endangered under the U.S. Endangered Species Act  
 

 

   

 
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