The Northern Crescent Butterfly is typically 0.9 inches to 1.7 inches (25mm to 45mm) in size. We have associated the following descriptors / identifiers to this insect: worn spots, flying, black dots, white fringe, orange, black, white.
This insect can be found in the following North American states / territories: Arizona; Colorado; Idaho; Maine; Michigan; Minnesota; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Mexico; New York; North Dakota; Oregon; Pennsylvania; South Dakota; Utah; Vermont; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming; Alberta; British Columbia; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Nova Scotia; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec; Saskatchewan.
*Please note that the states/territories listed above are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Northern Crescent Butterfly. Insects generally go where they please, typically driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.