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    • Phyciodes tharos
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    • Pearl Crescent
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    • croissant perlé

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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hunteryarbrough

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January 16, 2017 05:28 PM CST

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cchapman

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June 17, 2016 12:07 PM EDT

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colormeamber

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November 19, 2016 02:06 PM CST

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peggyo

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November 4, 2015 02:47 PM EST

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judygva

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January 14, 2017 10:40 AM EST

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cae1

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January 14, 2017 12:43 PM PST

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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sambiology

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January 11, 2017

Description

Was down in the Lower Rio Grande Valley for a staff meeting with the other urban wildlife biologists. Had such a great time -- temps in the 80's! This day was the field-trip day, and Tony chose some awesome places to explore.

We went to Estero Llano Grande State Park and walked around before and after lunch. The wind was pretty intense, but we still spotted lots of cool things. :)

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psweet

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December 28, 2016 03:19 PM CST

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chrisgoforth

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June 6, 2015 05:01 PM EDT

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robvanepps

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August 8, 2013 06:04 PM EDT

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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June 19, 2016 08:56 AM HST

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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wild-about-texas

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August 19, 2016 01:58 AM HST
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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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