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    • Phyciodes tharos
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    • Pearl Crescent
  • French
    • croissant perlé

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Recent observations

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

snowgyre

Date

September 17, 2007

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

naturenut

Date

January 31, 2016

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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finatic

Date

December 23, 2015 02:34 PM PST

Description

Hidalgo County, Texas, US

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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smwhite

Date

July 11, 2015 12:01 PM EDT

Description

Several Pearl Crescents on scat, at Cedar Bog.

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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smwhite

Date

July 5, 2015 10:29 AM EDT

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

keimwj

Date

September 22, 2012 09:37 AM EDT

Description

22 Sep 2012.
Goat Hill Serpentine Barrens, Chester Co, PA.
A well worn individual on aster.

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

keimwj

Date

July 3, 2015 03:26 PM EDT

Description

03 Jul 2015.
Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, Bucks Co, PA.
Found in a meadow.

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

fm5050

Date

January 18, 2016 12:43 PM EST

Description

Kissisimee Prairie Preserve, FL January 18, 2016

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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nycticorax

Date

January 18, 2016 01:44 PM EST

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Date

August 10, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

mjwarman

Date

September 18, 2015

Description

one individual

Record from Cleveland Metroparks Backyard Biodiversity Bash 2015

Naturalists & natural resource professionals at Cleveland Metroparks were assisted by local experts (Lake Erie Allegheny Partnership for Biodiversity, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, many volunteers) in the annual bioblitz of a constructed wetland behind the Watershed Stewardship Center, and meadow above a former landfill.

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What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

lizlovesnature

Date

June 28, 2015

Place

Berry, KY (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

The Pearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos) is a butterfly of North America. It is found in all parts of the United States except the west coast, and throughout Mexico and parts of southern Canada, in particular Ontario. Its habitat is open areas such as pastures, road edges, vacant lots, fields, open pine woods. Its pattern is quite variable. Males usually have black antennal knobs. Its upperside is orange with black borders; postmedian and submarginal areas are crossed...

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.