Meaning of Names - Help required

Michael Gochfeld gochfeld at
Mon Jan 25 14:08:35 EST 1999

Paul Opler's excellent book on Butterflies East of the Great Plains (approximate title) provides very brief etymologies for genus and species names.  Harry Zirlin writes a regular article for American Butterflies which gives historical information on how butterflies got their names. 

M. Gochfeld 

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