Funereal Duskywing Q.

Thu Jul 22 10:13:25 EDT 1999

Wanda Dameron wrote, in response to Justin Brown request about
Erynnis funeralis in Scott's book:
> It is noted as a subspecies under sp. 656, page 492 and Plate 43;656cd.
> Now a full species.
Well, it has been treated as a full species is virtually every
publication *except* Scott's.  Scott is a notorious lumper, so to
say that E. funeralis is *now* a full species is not really accurate.
It has been considered a full species for a long time.
Dr. James K. Adams
Dept. of Natural Science and Math
Dalton State College
213 N. College Drive
Dalton, GA  30720
Phone: (706)272-4427; fax: (706)272-2533
U of Michigan's President James Angell's
  Secret of Success: "Grow antennae, not horns"

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