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Theclinae butterflies of the Eastern Palaearctic (incomplete)

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Butterflies of the subfamily Theclinae from East Asia including Siberia, East Russia, most Mongolia, most of China (excl. West of Xinjiang and Tibet provinces), Taiwan, the Korean Peninsula and Japan. Roughly East of E90° and North of the South-Chinese border, exluding Taiwan. References: (1) K. Johnson (2000). A NEW ELFIN BUTTERFLY (LYCAENIDAE: EUMAEINI) FROM NORTHERN CHINA WITH COMMENTS ON THE NOMENCLATURE OF PALAEARCTIC ELFINS. The Taxonomic Report OF THE INTERNATIONAL LEPIDOPTERA SURVEY. Volume 2 [http://tils-ttr.org/ttr/ttr-2-1.pdf] (2) Z Weidenhoffer, GC Bozano, S Churkin (2004). Guide to the butterflies of the Palearctic region: Lycaenidae part II. (3) Z.Weidenhoffer & G.C.Bozano (2007) Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region Lycaenidae part III Subfamily Theclinae Tribes Tomarini, Aphnaeini and Theclini (partim) - 97 pages NOTE (A) - I couldn't find pages in EOL for following taxa (or synonyms): (1) Satyrium minschanicum Murayama, 1992 [S. volt is junior name], (2) Satyrium bozanoi (Sugiyama, 2004), (3) Satyrium tamikoae (Koiwaya, 2002), (4) Satyrium wabi (Sugiyama, 2004), (5) Satyrium austrina (Murayama, 1943), (6) Satyrium redae (Bozano, 1993); NOTE (B) - I couldn't find pages in EOL of following names (taxa available under synonyms): (1) Satyrium thalia (Leech, 1893) [=Fixsenia thalia in EOL], (2) Satyrium iyonis (Ota & Kusunoki, 1957)] [=Fixsenia iyonis in EOL], (3) Satyrium v-album (Oberthür, 1886) [=Fixsenia v-album in EOL], (4) Satyrium inouei (Shirozu, 1959) [=Fixsenia inouei in EOL], (5) Satyrium latior (Fixsen, 1887) [=Tuttiola latior in EOL], (6) Satyrium dejeani (Riley, 1939) [=Strymon dejeani in EOL], (7) Satyrium eximia (Fixsen, 1887) [=Thecliolia eximia in EOL], (8) Satyrium persimilis (Riley, 1939) [=Thecla persimilis in EOL], (9) Satyrium lais (Leech, 1893) [=Thecla lais in EOL], (10) Satyrium percomis (Leech, 1893) [=Thecla percomis in EOL], (11) Satyrium patrius (Leech, 1891) [=Thecla patrius in EOL], (12) Satyrium yangi (Riley, 1939) [=Thecla yangi in EOL], (13) Satyrium ornata (Leech, 1890) [=Thecla ornata in EOL], (14) Satyrium inflammata (Alpheraky, 1889) [Thecla inflammata in EOL], (15) Satyrium grandis (Felder & Felder, 1862) [Thecla grandis in EOL], (16) Cigaritis takanonis (Matsamura, 1906) [Spindasis takanonis in EOL],

  • Ahlbergia hsui

  • Cigaritis leechi

  • Fixsenia inouei

    Synonym of Satyrium inouei (Shirozu, 1959) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

  • Fixsenia iyonis

    Synonym of Satyrium iyonis (Ota & Kusunoki, 1957) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004. Other synonyms with pages on EOL: Fixsenia kibiensis (ssp. kibiensis)

  • Fixsenia thalia

    Synonym of Satyrium thalia (Leech, 1893) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

  • Fixsenia v-album

    Synonym of Satyrium v- album (Oberthür, 1886) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

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    Neolycaena davidi

  • Neolycaena tangutica

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    Satyrium mera

  • Spindasis takanonis

    Synonym of Cigaritis (Spindasis) takanonis (Matsamura, 1906) according to Weidenhoffer & Bozano 2007. Other synonyms with pages on eol: Spindasis ducalis, Spindasis morinis, Spindasis ohkuranis and Spindasis prospera

  • Strymon dejeani

    Synonym of Satyrium dejeani (Riley, 1939) according to Z Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

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    Strymon excessa

    Black Hairstreak

    Synonyms with pages in EOL: Fixsenia pruni, Nordmannia pruni, Favonius jezoensis (ssp.jezoensis), Strymon albofasciata, Strymon excessa, Strymon fulvior and possibly Fixsenia prorsa (see my comment on the taxon page)

    References:
    taxon page Fixsenia prorsa: http://eol.org/pages/261908
  • Strymon oenone

    Synonym of Satyrium oenone (Leech, 1893 according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004

  • Thecla grandis

    Synonym of Satyrium grandis (Felder & Felder, 1862) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

  • Thecla inflammata

    Synonym of Satyrium inflammata (Alpheraky, 1889) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

  • Thecla lais

    Synonym of Satyrium lais (Leech, 1893) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004. Only female is known. Could be the same species as S. persimilis (only male known)

  • Thecla ornata

    Synonym of Satyrium ornata (Leech, 1890) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004. Other synonym with page in EOL: Nordmannia ornata

  • Thecla patrius

    Synonym of Satyrium patrius (Leech 1891) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

  • Thecla percomis

    Synonym of Satyrium percomis (Leech, 1893) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

  • Thecla persimilis

    Synonym of Satyrium persimilis (Riley, 1939) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004. Only male is known. Could be the same species as S. lais (only female known)

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    Thecla rubicundula

    Synonyms with pages on EOL: Nordmannia prunoides, Strymon prunoides, Strymon fulvofenestrata, Strymon fulva, Thecla rubicundula

  • Thecla yangi

    Synonym of Satyrium yangi (Riley, 1939) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.

  • Tuttiola latior

    Synonym of Satyrium latior (Fixsen, 1887) according to Weidenhoffer et al. 2004.