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Genus Phyciodes - Crescents

It pays to get up early!  This dewey Moth is so pretty! - Phyciodes tharos butterfly - Phyciodes tharos - female Pearl Crescent - Phyciodes tharos Northern Crescent?  and Springtail - Phyciodes cocyta - male Phaon Crescent - Phyciodes phaon - female Mylitta Crescent - Phyciodes mylitta - female Butterfly - Phyciodes graphica Phaon Crescent - Phyciodes phaon
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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.