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Species Neonympha helicta - Helicta Satyr - Hodges#4576.1

Helicta Satyr - Neonympha helicta - Neonympha helicta - female
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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 Satyrinae (Satyrs, Morphos and Owls)
Tribe Satyrini (Alpines, Arctics, Nymphs and Satyrs)
Genus Neonympha
Species helicta (Helicta Satyr - Hodges#4576.1)
Hodges Number
4576.1
Identification
Similar to Georgia Satyr except larger, and the shape of the eye-spots on the hindwing is oval to round in Helicta, elongate in Georgia.