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Genus Phyciodes - Crescents

butterflies mating - Phyciodes tharos - male - female Phaon Crescent Butterfly - Phyciodes phaon Pearl Crescent - Phyciodes tharos - female Phaon crescent - Phyciodes phaon Northern Crescent - Phyciodes cocyta - male Butterfly - Phyciodes graphica Painted Crescent - Phyciodes picta Unidentified Butterfly - resembles Pearl Crescent (Phychiodes 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.