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Pseudolucia Nabokov 1945

Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Polyommatini


A genus of tiny blues from the high Andes of Chile and Argentina. Many of the species have been described recently by Szolt Bálint, Kurt Johnson and colleagues, and many of their names were selected from the life and work of Vadimir Nabokov (see Johnson's autobiographical narrative of these discoveries, Nabakov's Blues).

Other Names for Pseudolucia Nabokov 1945


Johnson , K. and S. L. Coates. 2000. Nabokov's Blues: The Scientific Odyssey of a Literary Genius. Zoland Books.

Lamas, G. (ed.) 2004 Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part 4A Hesperioidea - Papiionoidea. Gainesville: Scientific Publishers/Association of Tropical Lepidoptera.

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Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA

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