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Genus Phyciodes - Crescents

small butterfly - Phyciodes tharos ? - Phyciodes tharos - female Butterfly - Phyciodes batesii - female Pearl Crescent? - Phyciodes tharos - female Northern Crescent - Phyciodes cocyta - male Northern or Pearly? - Phyciodes tharos - male Field Crescent? - Phyciodes pulchella - female Which butterfly? - Phyciodes tharos
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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.