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Genus Phyciodes - Crescents

Field Crescent? - Phyciodes cocyta - female butterfly - Phyciodes tharos - male Phyciodes tharos - male female Pearl Crescent? - Phyciodes tharos - male female Pearl Crescent? - Phyciodes tharos - male Possible Phaon Crescent - Phyciodes phaon - male Frittilary?  - Phyciodes mylitta - male Pearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos) - 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.