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Subspecies Euphydryas anicia anicia - Anicia Checkerspot

Anicia Checkerspot - Euphydryas anicia Anicia Checkerspot - Euphydryas anicia
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Nymphalidae (Brush-footed Butterflies)
Subfamily Nymphalinae (Crescents, Checkerspots, Anglewings, etc.)
Tribe Melitaeini
Genus Euphydryas (Checkerspots)
Species anicia (Anicia Checkerspot - Hodges#4519)
Subspecies anicia (Anicia Checkerspot)
Averages relatively bright and strongly reddish, somewhere between typical euytion and capella in appearance, but from much futher north (mostly in Canada).
In and close to Rockies, se. British Columbia, southwest Alberta, south barely into Idaho and northwestern Montana.