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Black Swallowtail Butterfly

Papilio polyxenes




1 species ID suggestions

ceherzog
ceherzog 2 years ago
Black Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes Black Swallowtail

3 Comments

JVM
JVM 2 years ago

Thanks and coincidentally, I spotted it right next to an American baseball field!

ceherzog
ceherzog 2 years ago

Nice shots of a beautiful butterfly & flower.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 2 years ago

It is ideal American grassland spotting one Black Eastern Swallowtail (Papilio polyxenes) butter fly seen on Purple Cone flower (Echinacea purpurea)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Lat: 40.44, Long: -79.91

Spotted on Jul 23, 2011
Submitted on Jul 23, 2011

Spotted for mission

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