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Lyropteryx Westwood, 1851
Lyropteryx Westwood, 1851; Gen. diurn. Lep. (2): 433 nota, pl. 72, f. 1, TS: Lyropteryx apollonia Westwood
Lyropteryx (Erycininae) ; Godman & Salvin, [1885], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 1: 395
Lyropteryx (Riodinini) ; Hall, 2003, Syst. Ent. 28 (1): 37; [NL4A, 148]

Lyropteryx apollonia Westwood, [1851]
Ecuador, .... See [About maps] Lyropteryx apollonia Westwood, [1851]; Gen. diurn. Lep. (2): 433 nota, pl. 72, f. 1, TL: Brazil, Amazonas
Lyropteryx apollonia ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 75, f. 1 [spell.?]]; [NL4A, #392]
Brazil(Amazonas), Bolivia, Peru f. canens Stichel, 1910; , TL: Bolivia
= ; [NL4A, #392a]
Lyropteryx apollonia musageta Bryk, 1953; , TL: Peru
= ; [NL4A, #392a]
Lyropteryx apollonia apollonia ; Brown & Mielke, 1967, J. Lep. Soc. 21 (3): 146; [NL4A, #392a]
L. a. diana Stichel, 1910
Colombia apollonia diana Stichel, 1910; , TL: Colombia
Lyropteryx apollonia diana ; [NL4A, #392b]
L. a. sparsa Stichel, 1924
Brazil(Mato Grosso) apollonia sparsa Stichel, 1924; , TL: Brazil, Mato Grosso
Lyropteryx apollonia sparsa ; [NL4A, #392c]

Lyropteryx lyra Saunders, 1859
Mexico - Ecuador, Brazil. See [About maps] Lyropteryx lyra Saunders, 1859; , TL: Colombia
Lyropteryx lyra ; [BOW: pl. 75, f. 2]; [NL4A, #393]
Colombia Lyropteryx olivia Butler, 1870; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 5 (29) : 364
= ; [NL4A, #393a]
Lyropteryx lyra lyra ; [NL4A, #393a]
L. l. cleadas Druce, 1875
Mexico - Panama Lyropteryx cleadas Druce, 1875; Cistula ent. 1 (12) : 359, TL: Guatemala
Lyropteryx cleadas ; Godman & Salvin, [1885], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 1: 395, 3: pl. 41, f. 9-12
Lyropteryx lyra cleadas ; [BCR2, 148]; [NL4A, #393b]

Larva on Vochysia guatemalensis [BCR2]


Lyropteryx terpsichore Westwood, 1851
-. See [About maps] Lyropteryx terpsichore Westwood, 1851; , TL: Brazil
Lyropteryx terpsichore ; [BOW: pl. 75, f. 1 (text only)]; [NL4A, #394]
Brazil Lyropteryx terpsichore terpsichore ; Brown & Mielke, 1967, J. Lep. Soc. 21 (3): 146; [NL4A, #394a]
L. t. zygaena Stichel, 1910
Paraguay Lyropteryx terpsichore zygaena Stichel, 1910; Berl. ent. Z. 55 (1/2): (9-103) , TL: Paraguay
Lyropteryx terpsichore zygaena ; [NL4A, #394b]

Lyropteryx diadocis Stichel, 1910
Brazil(Amazonas). See [About maps] Lyropteryx diadocis Stichel, 1910; , TL: Brazil, Amazonas
Lyropteryx diadocis ; [EBW, (name only)]; [NL4A, #395]


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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.
[BCA]
electronic; BIOLOGIA CENTRALI-AMERICANA
[BCR2]
DeVries; The Butterflies of Costa Rica 2; Riodinidae
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[EBW]
Smart, Paul, 1976; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World; ISBN 0 600 31381 6
[JLS]
Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society; the original J. Lep. Soc. articles
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[NL4A]
Gerardo Lamas, 2004; Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea


Some related literature:
Brown & Mielke, 1967
Lepidoptera of the Central Brazil Plateau. I. Preliminary list of Rhopalocera (continued) J. Lep. Soc. 21 (3): 145-168
Butler, 1870
On new Diurnal Lepidoptera Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 5 (29) : 362-365
Westwood, [1851]
The genera of diurnal Lepidoptera, comprising their generic characters, a notice of their habitats and transformations, and a catalogue of the species of each genus; illustrated with 86 plates by W. C. Hewitson Gen. diurn. Lep. (1): 1-18, pl. A, 1-4 (1-2) (1846), (1): 19-132, pl. 4*, 5-25, 28 (3-14) (1847), (1): 133-200, pl. 1*, 26, 27, 29, 31-44 (15-23) (1848), (1): 201-242, pl. 30, 45-52, 56-58, 60-62, 64 (24-31) (1849), (1): 243-250 [?], (2): 243-326, pl. 53-55, 63, 65, 66 (32-38) (1850), (2): 327-466, pl. 59, 67-77 (39-50) (1851), (2): 467-534, 143, 144, pl. 78-80 (Index) (51-54) (1852)
Druce, 1875
Descriptions of new Species of diurnal Lepidoptera Cistula ent. 1 (12) : 357-363
Godman & Salvin, [1885]
Biologia Centrali-Americana. Rhopalocera. Vol. 1. (1879-1886) Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 1: 1-487, 3: pl. 1-24,24a,25-112
Hall, 2003
Phylogenetic reassessment of the five forewing radial-veined tribes of the Riodininae (Lepidoptera, Riodinidae) Syst. Ent. 28 (1): 23-37
Stichel, 1910
Vorarbeiten zu einer Revision der Riodinidae Grote (Erycinidae Swains.) (Lep. Rhop.) Berl. ent. Z. 55 (1/2) : 9-103


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