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A revision of the superspecies Hipparchia azorina and of the Hipparchia aristaeus group lNymphalidaec Satyrinaer

@inproceedings{Olivier1997ARO,
  title={A revision of the superspecies Hipparchia azorina and of the Hipparchia aristaeus group lNymphalidaec Satyrinaer},
  author={A. Olivier and J. Coutsis},
  year={1997}
}
Arguments for the monophyly of Hipparchia (sensu Kudrna, 1977) and Parahipparchia are discussed : the latter taxon consists of one superspecies and two species groups. The Hipparchia semele group is characterized by two synapomorphies, including the (potential) presence of a sphragis at the end of the abdomen of the female when mated. The present study deals in particular with the other two entities, viz. superspecies Hipparchia azorina and the Hipparchia aristaeus group. Superspecies H azorina… Expand