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Genus Phyciodes - Crescents

Pearl Crescent - Phyciodes tharos Crescents in copulo - Phyciodes mylitta - male - female Here's the other one - Phyciodes phaon Mylitta Crescent - Phyciodes mylitta - female Crescent - Phyciodes tharos - female Pearl Crescent Butterfly - Phyciodes tharos - female Hobomok Skipper??? - Phyciodes tharos Pearl Crescent - B - 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.