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Genus Euphydryas - Checkerspots

Caterpillar on Pedicularis densiflora (Indian Warrior) - Euphydryas chalcedona Which checkerspot? - Euphydryas anicia - male West Montana checkerspot - Euphydryas chalcedona - male Baltimore Checkerspot pupa - Euphydryas phaeton Baltimore Checkerspot - Euphydryas phaeton Checkerspot? - Euphydryas Butterfly - Euphydryas gillettii Checkerspot butterfly? - Euphydryas
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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 and Skippers)
Family Nymphalidae (Brush-footed Butterflies)
Subfamily Nymphalinae (Crescents, Checkerspots, Anglewings, etc.)
Tribe Melitaeini
Genus Euphydryas (Checkerspots)
Range
A widespread holarctic genus.
Food
Families Scrophulariaceae, Valerianaceae, Plantaginaceae, Caprifoliaceae and others.
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