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Carterocephalus palaemon skada  (W. H. Edwards, 1870)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 707442

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Carterocephalus mackenziei Wyatt, 1965
    Cyclopides skada W. H. Edwards, 1870
    Cyclopides skada W. H. Edwards, 1871
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                  SuperfamilyHesperioidea Latreille, 1809  
                                     FamilyHesperiidae Latreille, 1809 – Skippers  
                                        SubfamilyHeteropterinae Aurivillius, 1925 – Skipperlings  
                                           GenusCarterocephalus Lederer, 1852  
                                              SpeciesCarterocephalus palaemon (Pallas, 1771) – Arctic Skipper, Arctic skipper, echiquier  
                                                 SubspeciesCarterocephalus palaemon skada (W. H. Edwards, 1870)  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Guppy, Crispin S., and Jon H. Shepard  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Butterflies of British Columbia: Including Western Alberta, Southern Yukon, The Alaska Panhandle, Washington, Northern Oregon, Northern Idaho, Northwestern Montana   
  Page(s): 414   
  Publisher: UBC Press   
  Publication Place: Vancouver, Canada   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-7748-0809-8   
  Reference for: Carterocephalus palaemon skada   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pelham, Jonathan P.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: A catalogue of the butterflies of the United States and Canada with a complete bibliography of the descriptive and systematic literature   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera, vol. 40   
  Page(s): xiv + 658   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-4324   
  Notes: As noted in the Introduction, Pelham intentionally diverges from the Code's provisions on gender agreement (Articles 31 & 34), following original orthography instead   
  Reference for: Carterocephalus palaemon skada   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Alaska, Native  
    Canada, Native  






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