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Goniurus platowii  Plötz, 1880
Taxonomic Serial No.: 707243

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Aguna R. Williams, 1927
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Check List of the Lepidoptera of North America... MS, database (version 2003)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Ongoing developmental version with contributions by Don Lafontaine, Jean-François Landry, Jim Troubridge, Paul Opler, Ron Hodges, John Brown, et al. Higher classification does not yet reflect recent and substantial changes that have been published   
  Reference for: Goniurus platowii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Poole, Robert W. / Poole, Robert W., and Patricia Gentili, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Lepidoptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Nomina Insecta Nearctica: A Check List of the Insects of North America, vol. 3: Diptera, Lepidoptera, Siphonaptera   
  Page(s): 605-1122   
  Publisher: Entomological Information Services   
  Publication Place: Rockville, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-889002-03-8   
  Notes: Series ISBN: 1-889002-00-3   
  Reference for: Goniurus platowii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Steinhauser, Stephen R.  
  Publication Date: 1981   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revision of the proteus group of the genus Urbanus Hübner Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the Allyn Museum, no. 62   
  Page(s): 1-41   
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  Reference for: Goniurus platowii   

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  Comment: Steinhauser (1981) removed Goniurus platowii from synonymy with proteus group of Urbanus and suggested that it more properly belong in Aguna  



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