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Genus Phyciodes - Crescents

butterflies mating - Phyciodes tharos - male - female This little Butterfly was a Tease - Phyciodes tharos - male Phyciodes phaon? - Phyciodes phaon - male Mylitta Male? - Phyciodes mylitta Phaon Crescent - Phyciodes phaon - female Pearl Crescent and Harvester at Matchedash Bay PWA - Phyciodes tharos Butterfly? - Phyciodes tharos Phyciodes tharos ? - 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.