Status in Nova Scotia
Scarce. Only two records from Ferguson: a colony existed near South Milford in 1934 and 1951.
Late June - very little data.
Stream shores, second-growth scrub, meadows.
Asters, sunflowers, Black-eyed Susans.
Similar Species in Nova Scotia
Similar to Harris' Checkerspot
, but the underside of the hindwing is diagnostic.
This has also been called the "Silver Crescent".