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met·al·mark

 (mĕt′l-märk′)
n.
Any of various small, darkly colored butterflies of the family Riodinidae, occurring mainly in tropical regions and having iridescent lines or spots on the wings.

metalmark

(ˈmɛtəlˌmɑːk)
n
(Animals) any of various butterflies of the family Riodinidaes, which have metal-like marks on their wings
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Davis Polk is advising Kissner Group Holdings LP, a portfolio company of Metalmark Capital, in connection with its $225 million acquisition of US Salt, LLC from Crestwood Equity Partners LP.
Kissner Group Holdings LP is the parent company of Kissner and is owned by private equity firm Metalmark Capital Holdings LLC and SilvertreeAaAaAeAc[euro]K II LP, a venture between Silverhawk Capital Partners and Demetree Salt, LLC, and the Kissner management team.
Kissner Group Holdings LP is the parent company of Kissner and is owned by private equity firm Metalmark Capital Holdings LLC and Silvertree-KMC II LP, a venture between Silverhawk Capital Partners and Demetree Salt, LLC, and the Kissner management team.
Prior to that, he was an investment professional at Metalmark Capital, focusing on energy, industrials and healthcare sectors, and previously he was an investment banker at Credit Suisse, with a focus on energy and power.
Center dreams of traveling to Florida to see a showy metalmark, although she said she got excited recently to see a comparatively modest roadside skipper near Dorena Lake.
Biology of immature Eurybia elvina (Lepidoptera: Riodinidae), a myrmecophilous metalmark butterfly.
Abstract--The last instar larva and pupa of the metalmark butterfly Dachetola azora (Godart) (Lepidoptera: Riodinidae) are described and illustrated for the first time.
O'Brien asks at one point in Jon Mooallem's engrossing new book, Wild Ones, as he discusses the huge lengths to which people have gone to protect the endangered Lange's metalmark butterfly.
for approximately USD250m in cash from Metalmark Capital.
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Native plants that had evolved in the shifting, windblown dunes are now overrun by invasive species, and the Lange's metalmark, a butterfly that exists only on buckwheat growing on what's left of the dunes, is near extinction.
Three species of butterflies are herein added to the Alabama lepidopteran fauna: swamp metalmark, Calephelis muticum; dusted skipper, Atrytonopsis hianna; and, salt marsh skipper, Panoquina panoquin.