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Below is a list of all species in the Butterflies and Moths of North America database.

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Papaipema circumlucens Hop Stalk Borer Moth
Papaipema duplicata Dark Stoneroot Borer Moth
Papaipema furcata Ash Tip Borer Moth
Papaipema impecuniosa Aster Borer Moth
Papaipema inquaesita Sensitive Fern Borer Moth
Papaipema maritima Maritime Sunflower Borer Moth
Papaipema nebris Stalk Borer Moth
Papaipema necopina Sunflower Borer Moth
Papaipema nelita Coneflower Borer Moth
Papaipema polymniae Cup Plant Borer Moth
Papaipema pterisii Bracken Borer Moth
Papaipema rigida Rigid Sunflower Borer Moth
Papaipema rutila Mayapple Borer Moth
Papaipema speciosissima Osmunda Borer Moth
Papilio anchisiades Ruby-spotted Swallowtail
Papilio andraemon Bahaman Swallowtail
Papilio androgeus Androgeus Swallowtail
Papilio appalachiensis Appalachian Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio aristodemus Schaus' Swallowtail
Papilio astyalus Broad-banded Swallowtail
Papilio brevicauda Short-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio canadensis Canadian Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio cresphontes Giant Swallowtail
Papilio demoleus demoleus Lime Swallowtail
Papilio eurymedon Pale Swallowtail
Papilio garamus Magnificent Swallowtail
Papilio glaucus Eastern Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio indra Indra Swallowtail
Papilio joanae Ozark Swallowtail
Papilio machaon Old World Swallowtail
Papilio multicaudata Two-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio ornythion Ornythion Swallowtail
Papilio palamedes Palamedes Swallowtail
Papilio pelaus Caribbean Swallowtail
Papilio pilumnus Three-tailed Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes Black Swallowtail
Papilio rogeri Pink-spotted Swallowtail
Papilio rutulus Western Tiger Swallowtail
Papilio thoas Thoas Swallowtail
Papilio troilus Spicebush Swallowtail
Papilio victorinus Victorine Swallowtail
Papilio xuthus Asian Swallowtail
Papilio zelicaon Anise Swallowtail
Paraclemensia acerifoliella Maple leafcutter moth
Parahypenodes quadralis Masked Parahypenodes
Paraleucoptera albella Cottonwood Leafminer Moth
Parallelia bistriaris Maple Looper Moth
Paralobesia liriodendrana Tulip-tree Leaftier Moth
Paralobesia viteana Grape Berry Moth
Paramacera xicaque Pine Satyr
Paranthrene asilipennis Oak Stump Borer Moth
Paranthrene robiniae Western Poplar Clearwing Moth
Paranthrene simulans Hornet Clearwing
Paranthrene tabaniformis Dusky Clearwing
Parapamea buffaloensis Buffalo Moth
Parapediasia teterrella Bluegrass Webworm Moth
Parapoynx allionealis Watermilfoil Leafcutter Moth
Parapoynx obscuralis Obscure Pondweed Moth
Parapoynx seminealis Floating-heart Waterlilly Moth
Parasa chloris Smaller Parasa
Parasa indetermina Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth
Paratraea plebeja Plebeian sphinx
Paratrytone snowi Snow's Skipper
Parectopa robiniella Locust Digitate Leafminer
Pareuchaetes insulata Yellow-Winged Pareuchaetes
Pareuptychia metaleuca White-banded Satyr
Pareuptychia ocirrhoe White Satyr
Parides alopius White-dotted Cattleheart
Parides childrenae Green-celled Cattleheart
Parides eurimedes Mylotes Cattleheart
Parides montezuma Montezuma's Cattleheart
Parides panares Wedge-spotted Cattleheart
Parides photinus Pink-spotted Cattleheart
Parnassius behrii Sierra Nevada Parnassian
Parnassius clodius Clodius Parnassian
Parnassius eversmanni Eversmann's Parnassian
Parnassius phoebus Phoebus Parnassian
Parnassius smintheus Rocky Mountain Parnassian
Parrhasius m album White-M Hairstreak
Parrhasius moctezuma Mexican-M Hairstreak
Patalene olyzonaria Juniper Geometer
Pediasia trisecta Sod Webworm Moth
Pellicia angra Confused Pellicia
Pellicia arina Glazed Pellicia
Pellicia dimidiata Morning Glory Pellicia
Penestola bufalis Black Penestola Moth
Pennisetia marginata Raspberry Crown Borer Moth
Peoria approximella Carmine Snout Moth
Peoria longipalpella Long-palps Peoria Moth
Pereute charops Darkened White
Perichares philetes Green-backed Ruby-eye
Peridea angulosa Angulose Prominent
Peridea basitriens Oval-based Prominent
Peridea ferruginea Chocolate Prominent
Peridroma saucia Variegated Cutworm Moth
Perigea xanthioides Red Groundling
Perigonia lusca Half-blind sphinx
Pero ancetaria Hübner's Pero
Pero honestaria Honest Pero
Pero morrisonaria Morrison's Pero
Petrophila bifascialis Two-banded Petrophila
Petrophila canadensis Canadian Petrophila
Petrophila confusalis Confusing Petrophila Moth
Petrophila fulicalis Feather-edged Petrophila
Petrophora divisata Common Petrophora Moth
Petrophora subaequaria Northern Petrophora
Petrova comstockiana Pitch Twig Moth
Petrova wenzeli Wenzel's Pitch-blister Moth
Phaeostrymon alcestis Soapberry Hairstreak
Phaeoura mexicanaria Pine Looper
Phaeoura quernaria Oak Beauty
Phalaenophana pyramusalis Dark-banded Owlet Moth
Phalaenostola eumelusalis Dark Phalaenostola Moth
Phalaenostola hanhami Hanham's Owlet Moth
Phalaenostola larentioides Black-banded Owlet Moth
Phalaenostola metonalis Pale Epidelta Moth
Phanes aletes Jeweled Skipper
Phaneta argutipunctana Coastal Phaneta Moth
Phaneta formosana Beautiful Phaneta Moth
Phaneta linitipunctana Sand Dune Phaneta Moth
Phaneta ochroterminana Buff-tipped Phaneta Moth
Phaneta tomonana Aster-head Phaneta Moth
Pheosia rimosa Black-rimmed Prominent
Phereoeca uterella Household Casebearer Moth
Phigalia denticulata Toothed Phigalia
Phigalia plumogeraria Walnut Spanworm Moth
Phigalia strigataria Small Phigalia
Phigalia titea Spiny Looper
Philaethria dido Scarce Bamboo Page
Philotes sonorensis Sonoran Blue
Philotiella leona Pumice Dotted-Blue
Philotiella speciosa Small Dotted-Blue
Phlogophora iris Olive Angle Shades
Phlogophora periculosa Brown Angle Shades
Phlyctaenia quebecensis Quebec Phlyctaenia Moth
Phoberia atomaris Common Oak Moth
Phocides belus Belus Skipper
Phocides palemon Guava Skipper
Phocides pigmalion Mangrove Skipper
Phocides urania Urania skipper