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Genus Phyciodes - Crescents

Field Crescent - Phyciodes pulchella - female pearl crescent - Phyciodes tharos crescent-type butterfly - Phyciodes - female Northern Crescent - Phyciodes cocyta - male Painted Crescent - Phyciodes picta Crescent - Phyciodes tharos - female Pearl Crescent Butterfly? - Phyciodes pulchella Pearly Crescent? - Phyciodes tharos
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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 Phyciodes (Crescents)
Nearctica lists 18 species.