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Eumaeus atala florida Rueber

Florida hairstreak

 

Locality
Florida, USA
Last Record
1937
Rediscovered in
1959
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/21676/eumaeus-atala-florida
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography[/b]

Comstock, W. P. and Huntington, E. I. (1943). Lycaenidae of the Antilles (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera). Ann. New York Acad. Sci. 45: 49-130.

Klots, A. B. (1951). A Field Guide to the Butterflies of North America, East of the Great Plains. Houghton Mifflin, Boston.

Koi, Sandy and Daniels, Jaret. (2017). [url=https://www.bioone.org/doi/full/10.1653/024.100.0216]Life History Variations and Seasonal Polyphenism in [i]Eumaeus atala[/i] (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)[/url]. Florida Entomologist 100(2): 219-229.

Koi, Sandy and Hall, Donald W. (2016). [url=https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/7af9/20cf4d1f490453cf89ecef08f93100681c4d.pdf]Atala Butterfly, Atala Hairstreak, Coontie Hairstreak, [i]Eumaeus atala[/i] Poey 1832 (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)[/url]. EENY-169. 11 pp.

Landolt, P. J. (1984). [url=https://journals.flvc.org/flaent/article/view/57967]The Florida atala butterfly, Eumaeus atala florida Rueber (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae), in Dade County, Florida[/url]. Florida Entomologist 67: 570-571.

Rawson, G. (1961). The recent rediscovery of [i]Eumaeus atala[/i] (Lycaenidae) in Florida. Journal of the Lepidopterists’ Society 15: 237-244.

Rothschild, Miriam et al. (1986). Cycasin in the endangered butterfly Eumaeus atala florida. Phytochemistry 25(8): 1853-1854. [[url=https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0031942200811619]Abstract[/url]]