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    • Phyciodes tharos
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    • Pearl Crescent
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    • Mariposa luna

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pearl crescent Phyciodes tharos

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camelcreek

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September 10, 2014

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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volunteerswlnp

Date

July 22, 2014

Description

12 individuals caught during annual Butterfly Count

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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blubayou

Date

November 8, 2014 01:16 PM CST

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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robberfly

Date

November 12, 2014

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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gpstewart

Date

November 10, 2014

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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royaltyler

Date

November 8, 2014 12:30 PM CST

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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sambiology

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November 7, 2014

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pearl crescent Phyciodes tharos

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ericisley

Date

November 7, 2014

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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royaltyler

Date

November 7, 2014 11:36 AM CST

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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greglasley

Date

November 3, 2014

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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robberfly

Date

November 3, 2014 11:13 AM CST

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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castanea

Date

October 3, 2014

Description

Pearl Crescent nectaring on Symphyotrichum priceae on edge of cedar glade.

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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...

No range data available.