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Genus Phyciodes - Crescents

Field Crescent - Phyciodes pulchella - male Crescent? - Phyciodes tharos Pearl Crescent - Phyciodes - male Field Crescent? - Phyciodes orseis - male Fritillary with black, orange, and pale spots on forewings - Phyciodes cocyta - female Field Crescent - Phyciodes pulchella - male Unknown Butterfly - Phyciodes mylitta - female Id help needed - Phyciodes tharos - female
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies (excluding skippers))
Family Nymphalidae (Brushfooted Butterflies)
Subfamily Nymphalinae (Crescents, Checkerspots, Anglewings, etc.)
Tribe Melitaeini
Genus Phyciodes (Crescents)
Numbers
Nearctica lists 18 species.