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Neominois Scudder 1875

Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Satyrina


A small genus from the Rocky Mountains in North America. N. ridingsii is widespread from southern Canada south to New Mexico and the eastern Sierra Nevada. The recently-described N. carmen occurs in northeastern Mexico (Warren et al., 2008).


Miller LD. 1968. The higher classification, phylogeny and zoogeography of the Satyridae (Lepidoptera). Mem. Amer. Entomol. Soc. 24: 1-174.

Warren, A. D., Austin, G. T., Llorente Bousquets, J. E., Luis Martinez, A. & Vargas Fernandez, I. 2008 A new speceis of Neominois from norhteastern Mexico (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Satyrinae). Zootaxa 1896, 31-44.

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