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Black Swallowtail

Papilio polyxenes

Habitat:

Prairie garden under cottonwood trees

Notes:

On Echinacea purpurea


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4 Comments

peter
peter 6 years ago

This fantastic spotting has been chosen to represent the Butterflies & Moths of the World mission. Congrats Susan!

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 6 years ago

Congratulations!!

peter
peter 6 years ago

Absolutely, fantastic detail!

lori.tas
lori.tas 6 years ago

Excellent photo.

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Lat: 41.72, Long: -87.61

Spotted on Jul 7, 2010
Submitted on Oct 29, 2010

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