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    • Mariposa luna
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    • Phyciodes tharos
  • English
    • Pearl Crescent

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

P1210881

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

taogirl

Date

April 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Mariposa luna Phyciodes tharos ssp. tharos

Observer

pghbotanicgarden

Date

February 27, 2002

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

naturenut

Date

April 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

P1210446

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

taogirl

Date

April 3, 2014

Description

I was getting ready to take a picture of the flower when the butterfly landed on it.

Photos / Sounds

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

royaltyler

Date

March 31, 2014 10:55 AM CDT

Description

Feeding on and near Rubus.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

greglasley

Date

March 25, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

April 1, 2007

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

rwp84

Date

July 7, 2002

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

royaltyler

Date

March 22, 2014 01:01 PM CDT

Description

Small orange butterfly

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

calopteryx

Date

September 14, 2012 11:34 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

calopteryx

Date

September 1, 2012 01:03 PM EDT

Description

Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, VA 01 September 2012

Photos / Sounds

What

Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

Observer

calopteryx

Date

September 1, 2012 08:59 AM EDT

Description

Phyciodes tharos. Huntley Meadows Park, Fairfax County, VA 01 September 2012

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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.