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Spicebush Swallowtail Butterfly

Papilio troilus


Forewings black with white spots at margin. Hindwing bluish with yellow or orange spots.


Woodlands, fields, yards, parks, etc


Dozens of them were hanging out on a driveway near the river.

1 species ID suggestions

West Virginia, USA

Lat: 39.66, Long: -79.79

Spotted on Jul 10, 2015
Submitted on Feb 8, 2017

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