Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)

Locally common along the immediate NC coast, this species flies from spring into fall and is found only in close association with its host plant, fog-fruit (Lippia nodiflora).
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon), Female
New Hanover Co., NC
18 May 2008
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
On caterpillar foodplant Frogfruit (Lippia nodiflora)
New Hanover Co., NC
18 May 2008

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
New Hanover Co., NC
13 Oct 2007
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
New Hanover Co., NC
13 Oct 2007

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) mated pair
Cape Hatteras, Dare Co., NC
27 May 2006
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
New Hanover Co., NC
18 May 2008

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
New Hanover Co., NC
15 May 2004
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
New Hanover Co., NC
15 May 2004

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Ft. Fisher, New Hanover Co., NC
16 May 2007

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Collier Co., FL
17 Apr 2005

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Florida Panther NWR, Collier Co., FL
21 Sep 2016

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Florida Panther NWR, Collier Co., FL
21 Sep 2016
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Big Cypress, Collier Co., FL
25 Sep 2016

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Big Cypress, Collier Co., FL
25 Sep 2016

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Fort Desoto, FL
26 March 2004
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Ocochobee Co., FL
12 Aug 2003

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Starr Co., TX
16 Oct 2004
Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon)
Hidalgo Co., TX
19 Oct 2004

Frogfruit, Fogfruit (Lippia nodiflora, Phyla nodiflora) Frogfruit, Fogfruit (Lippia nodiflora)
New Hanover Co., NC
18 May 2008

Recently classified as Phyla nodiflora, Frogfruit is the caterpillar foodplant for Phaon Crescents.

Phaon Crescent (Phyciodes phaon) on Frogfruit (Lippia nodiflora) Phaon Crescent on Frogfruit, Fogfruit (Lippia nodiflora)
New Hanover Co., NC
18 May 2008

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