[HOME] [INDEXES] < Life < Insecta < Lepidoptera < Ditrysia < Hesperioidea < Hesperiidae < Pyrginae
Pholisora Scudder, 1872
Pholisora Scudder, 1872; 4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 72, TS: Hesperia catullus Fabricius

Philisora ; Dury, 1880, (missp.)
Pholison ; Elrod & Malley, 1906, (missp.)
Pholisoria ; Bales, 1909, (missp.)
Pholisura ; Anon., 1947, (missp.)
Pholisera ; Anon., 1948, (missp.)
Pholisara ; Okano, 1981, (missp.)
Pholisora ; Godman & Salvin, [1897], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 441
Pholisora (Pyrgini) ; [NL4A, 52]

Pholisora catullus (Fabricius, 1793)
S.Canada, USA - N.Mexico. See [About maps] Common Sootywing Roadside Rambler
Hesperia catullus Fabricius, 1793; Ent. Syst. 3 (1): 348, TL: "Indiis" [USA, Georgia?]
Pholisora catullus, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Pholisora catullus, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Pholisora catullus, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Pholisora catullus, Butterflies of Southeastern Arizon [Bruce Walsh]
catalus ; Hoy, 1883, (missp.)
Pholisora catullus ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 58; [NACL, #3977]; [BOC, 62]; [NL4A, #947]; [Opler]
[catullus-1u.jpg] 800x1018 (~193Kb) upperside USA: LepSoc field trip to Patagonia region, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, 2.8.2005, Photo Markku Savela [catullus-2.jpg] 800x1024 (~138Kb) USA: LepSoc field trip to Patagonia region, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, 2.8.2005, Photo Markku Savela [catullus-3u.jpg] 900x707 (~121Kb) upperside USA: LepSoc field trip to Patagonia region, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, 2.8.2005, Photo Markku Savela
[catullus-4v.jpg] 1100x882 (~119Kb) underside USA: LepSoc field trip to Patagonia region, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, 3.8.2005, Photo Markku Savela

Larva on Amaranthus, Malva rotundifolia, Chenopodium album [NAB], Atriplex rosea, Chenopodium rubrum, C. fremontii, C. album, Amaranthus retroflexus [BOC]



Pholisora mejicanus (Reakirt, [1867])
Colorado, Texas, Mexico, .... See [About maps] Mexican Sootywing
Nisoniades mejicanus Reakirt, [1867]; Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 18 (4): 334, TL: Mexico, Veracruz
Pholisora mejicanus, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Pholisora mejicanus, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Pholisora mejicanus, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Pholisora mejicana, Butterflies of Southeastern Arizon [Bruce Walsh]
Pholisora mexicana ; Godman & Salvin, [1897], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 441, 3: pl. 90, f. 11-12 (missp.); Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 58 (missp.)
Pholisora mejicana ; [NACL, #3978]
Pholisora mejicanus ; [BOW: pl. 22, f. 25]; [NL4A, #948]; [Opler]


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Pholisora elis J. B. Smith, 1891; (nom. nud.)
elis ; [NL4A, 52]


4.3.2007 (2)

References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BAMONA]
Opler, Pavulaan, Stanford & Pogue; Butterflies and Moths of North America; Mountain Prairie Information Node
[BCA]
electronic; BIOLOGIA CENTRALI-AMERICANA
[BOA]
Interactive Listing of American Butterflies; Listado Interactivo de la Mariposas Americanas; Butterflies of America
[BOC]
Robert Michael Pyle, 2002; The Butterflies of Cascadia
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[Bruce Walsh]
Bruce Walsh; e-mail: Bruce Walsh; The Moths of Southeastern Arizona; Butterflies of Southeastern Arizona
[ILMB]
Interactive Listing of Mexican Butterflies
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[NAB]
Pyle, 1981; Field Guide to North American Butterflies, National Audubon Society; ISBN 0-394-51914-0
[NACL]
Hodges, 1983; Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico
[NL4A]
Gerardo Lamas, 2004; Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea
[Opler]
Opler & Warren, 2003 (April); Butterflies of North America. 2. Scientific Names List for Butterfly Species of North America, north of Mexico.


Some related literature:
Dyar, 1903
A List of North American Lepidoptera and Key to the Literature of this Order of Insects Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 1-723
Godman & Salvin, [1897]
Biologia Centrali-Americana. Rhopalocera. (1887-1901) Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 1-782, 3: pl. 1-112
Reakirt, [1867]
Descriptions of some new species of Diurnal Lepidoptera. Series II Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 18 (4): 331-336 (1867), (5): 337-342 (1867)
Scudder, 1872
A systematic Revision of some of the American Butterflies; with brief notes on those known to occur in Essex County, Mass. 4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 24-83


If you have corrections, comments or information to add into these pages, just send mail to Markku Savela
Keep in mind that the taxonomic information is copied from various sources, and may include many inaccuracies. Expert help is welcome.